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Mé·doc 1

 (mā-dŏk′, -dôk′)
A region of southwest France north of Bordeaux between the Bay of Biscay and the Gironde River estuary. It is noted for its vineyards.

Mé·doc 2

 (mā-dôk′, -dŏk′)
n.
A red Bordeaux wine.

[After Médoc1.]

Médoc

(meɪˈdɒk; ˈmɛdɒk; French medɔk)
n
1. (Placename) a district of SW France, on the left bank of the Gironde estuary: famous vineyards
2. (Brewing) a fine red wine from this district

Mé•doc

(meɪˈdɒk, -ˈdɔk)

n.
a winegrowing region in SW France.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Medoc - red Bordeaux wine from the Medoc district of southwestern FranceMedoc - red Bordeaux wine from the Medoc district of southwestern France
red wine - wine having a red color derived from skins of dark-colored grapes
Bordeaux wine, Bordeaux - any of several red or white wines produced around Bordeaux, France or wines resembling them
Sauvignon grape - small blue-black grape of Medoc region of France highly prized in winemaking
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A draught of this Medoc will defend us from the damps.
In any case, the far-seeing Frenchman had taken care not to forget in his collection some precious cuttings of the Medoc and Cote d'Or, upon which he founded his hopes.
With him Sauterne was to Medoc what Catullus was to Homer.
Contract notice: Study Mission And Support For The Merger Between The Communities Of Mdoc Lakes Commons And The Pointe Du Medoc In View The Requirements Of Departmental Plan For Intermunicipal Cooperation.
The classic wines of the Medoc are centred on Cabernet Sauvignon, providing blackcurrant fruit and longevity, but alone can be rather hard, austere and tannic.
Carriles and Edfors finished the four rounds at Golf du Medoc on 11-under-par 273, with Elson in third two strokes behind.
For a fully mature, easy-drinking Medoc, try Ch La Tour de By 1993 (pounds 13.
Look for names such as Medoc, Haut-Medoc, Pauillac, Margaux and Saint-Estephe.
While MeDoc has denied this, Microsoft has confirmed that a small number of infections were the result of malware being delivered to machines by the MeDoc's software update process.
The Marathon du Medoc sees 8500 competitors enjoying a slice of the good life over the 26-mile course.
Even sad teetotallers have heard of the Bordeaux wine region, and some of the names it conjures up: St Emilion, Medoc, Graves, Chateau Mouton Rothschild, Chateau Latour.
The estate has created the "Reserves des Barons" under the Legende tag from four major Bordeaux appellations: Bordeaux, Bordeaux Blanc, Medoc and Pauillac.