tirage

[ tee-razh ]
/ tiˈraʒ /
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noun, plural ti·rages [tee-razh] /tiˈraʒ/. French.

the withdrawing of wine from a barrel, as for testing or tasting.
a drawing, as in a lottery.

Nearby words

  1. tipu,
  2. tipu sahib,
  3. tipuna,
  4. tir,
  5. tirade,
  6. tiramisu,
  7. tiran,
  8. tirana,
  9. tiranë,
  10. tiraspol

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British Dictionary definitions for tirage

tirage

/ (tɪˈrɑʒ) /

noun

the drawing of wine from a barrel prior to bottling
the process in the making of a sparkling wine in which fermentable sugar and yeast is added to induce secondary fermentation

Word Origin for tirage

from French: drawing, pulling

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