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vin

[van] /vɛ̃/
noun, plural vins
[van] /vɛ̃/ (Show IPA).
French.
1.
wine.

Vin

[vin] /vɪn/
noun
1.
a male given name, form of Vincent.

VIN

1.
vehicle identification number.

vin-

1.
variant of vini-, especially before a vowel.

vin.

1.
(in prescriptions) wine.
Origin of vin.
From the Latin word vīnum
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  • No cover for one, nor filet, nor vin ordinaire, nor waiter had appeared.

    The Underdog F. Hopkinson Smith
  • If he did not have charge of the plans, then the chances were that vin.

  • Le Bossu silently presented him with a measure of vin ordinaire.

  • The Casino was always there, and we had never heard of vin mousseux on the Riviera.

    Riviera Towns

    Herbert Adams Gibbons
  • His breakfast—the gaol-allowance of bread and vin ordinaire—was by his side.

    My Lady Ludlow Elizabeth Gaskell
British Dictionary definitions for vin

vin-

combining form
1.
a variant of vini-
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