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claret:

see winewine,
alcoholic beverage made by the fermentation of the juice of the grape. Wine is so ancient that its origin is unknown. The earliest archaeological evidence of winemaking dates to 8,000 years ago, and wine is mentioned in early Egyptian inscriptions and in the literature of
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claret

1. Chiefly Brit a red wine, esp one from the Bordeaux district of France
2. 
a. a purplish-red colour
b. (as adjective): a claret carpet
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