Sauterne also Sauternes, 1711, from Sauterne, district near Bordeaux where it is made.

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  • Sauterne — Sau terne , n. [F.] A white wine made in the district of Sauterne, France. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sauterne — noun see sauternes 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Sauterne — /soh terrn , saw /, n. (sometimes l.c.) a semisweet white wine of California, commonly sold as a jug wine. [see SAUTERNES] * * * …   Universalium

  • sauterne — noun A low quality wine badly imitating those of Sauternes …   Wiktionary

  • sauterne — (so tèr n ) s. m. Vin blanc renommé du Bordelais …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • sauterne — n. variety of sweet white wine made in California …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sauterne — sau·terne …   English syllables

  • Sauterne — Sau•terne [[t]soʊˈtɜrn, sɔ [/t]] n. vin a semisweet white wine of California …   From formal English to slang

  • Sauterne — /soʊˈtɜn/ (say soh tern), /sə / (say suh ) noun (sometimes lower case) 1. a rich sweet white table wine, especially one produced near Bordeaux, France. 2. (in unofficial use) any similar sweet white wine produced elsewhere. Also, Sauternes.… …   Australian English dictionary

  • sauterne — sau|terne (el. sauternes) sb., n, r, rne (en sød hvidvin) …   Dansk ordbog

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