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Sauvignon

[ soh-vin-yohn; French soh-vee-nyawn ]
/ ˌsoʊ vɪnˈyõʊ̃; French soʊ viˈnyɔ̃ /
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noun

a small blue-black grape grown primarily in the Médoc region of Bordeaux, in SW France, and highly prized in winemaking.

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Origin of Sauvignon

see origin at Cabernet Sauvignon
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