vintage year


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vintage year

n.
1. The year in which a vintage wine is produced.
2. A year of outstanding achievement or success.

vin′tage year′


n.
1. the year of production of a vintage wine.
2. any year that was esp. happy or successful.
[1930–35]
Translations

vintage year

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