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English definition of “sherry”

sherry

noun [C or U]     /ˈʃer.i/
a type of strong wine from southern Spain that is a pale yellow or brown colour , sometimes drunk before a meal : sweet / dry sherry Would you like a glass of sherry/some sherry? Would you like a sherry (= a glass of sherry)?Wines and winemaking
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