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Chablis (n.)

light, white Burgundy wine, 1660s, named for town of Chablis southeast of Paris. Made only of Chardonnay grapes. The French word chablis (16c.) is literally "deadwood," fallen from a tree through age or brought down by wind, short for bois chablis, from Old French *chableiz.

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Definitions of Chablis from WordNet

Chablis (n.)
a town in north central France noted for white Burgundy wines;
Chablis (n.)
dry white table wine of Chablis, France or a wine resembling it;
Synonyms: white Burgundy
From wordnet.princeton.edu

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