a variety of grape having a pronounced sweet aroma and flavor, used for making wine and raisins.
the vine bearing this fruit.
Other definitions for Muscat (2 of 2)
a seaport in and the capital of Oman.
- Arabic Mas·qat .
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British Dictionary definitions for muscat (1 of 2)
any of various grapevines that produce sweet white grapes used for making wine or raisins
another name for muscatel (def. 1)
British Dictionary definitions for Muscat (2 of 2)
the capital of the Sultanate of Oman, a port on the Gulf of Oman: a Portuguese port from the early 16th century; controlled by Persia (1650–1741). Pop: 689 000 (2005 est): Arabic name: Masqat
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