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retsina

[ret-suh-nuh, ret-see-nuh; Greek re-tsee-nah] /ˈrɛt sə nə, rɛtˈsi nə; Greek rɛˈtsi nɑ/
noun
1.
a strong, resinated white or red wine of Greece and Cyprus.
Origin of retsina
1935-1940
1935-40; < Modern Greek < Medieval Latin resina resin
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retsina

/rɛtˈsiːnə; ˈrɛtsɪnə/
noun
1.
a Greek wine flavoured with resin
Word Origin
Modern Greek, from Italian resinaresin
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