cépage

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French cépage.

Noun[edit]

cépage (plural cépages)

  1. A variety of grape.
    • 1972, H. W. Yoxall, The enjoyment of wine (Drake Publishers Inc., New York, ISBN 0-877497630 Invalid ISBN:
      There is a fascinating Californian grape, the zinfandel, said to have come from Hungary, but apparently a cépage now unknown there.

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From cep +‎ -age.

Noun[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
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cépage m (plural cépages)

  1. a variety or clone of a cultivated vine

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