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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An amber dessert wine from an island off the coast of Africa; An island in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Africa; A Brazilian river.

Usage examples (37)
  • I considered using madeira or sherry, which I had.
  • I think madeira cake IS very similar to pound cake.
  • ‘Nothing but sherry and madeira,’ says the husband.
  • I would dig some tawny port or madeira with that as well for more
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