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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Dry to sweet amber wine from the Jerez region of southern Spain or similar wines produced elsewhere.

Usage examples (37)
  • Madrid maintains that the term sherry can only be applied to wine made in the region of Jerez in southern Spain.
  • An agreement on the terms sherry and porto, drinks from Spain and
  • ¼ cup raisins, soaked in sherry to cover until soft
  • That did not answer; the sherry was a little too dry. for more
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