a red wine grape grown primarily in the Piedmont region of Italy and the Central Valley of California.
a dry red wine produced from this grape.
Of all the red wines from Italy, Thanksgiving begs for a Barbera from Piedmont.
The Best Thanksgiving Wines Sophie Menin November 18, 2010
To mitigate, even though slightly, the embarrassment I summoned the waiter and ordered another bottle of the Barbera.
The Gentle Grafter O. Henry
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an alloy of about 88 percent copper, 5 percent nickel, 5 percent tin, and 2 percent silicon, resistant to sea water and sulfuric acid.
- Barbershop singing
barbershop singing A style of singing in parts for small groups, usually four singers of the same sex (“barbershop quartets”). The notes sung by the voices are usually close to each other in pitch, resulting in “tight” chords, or “close” harmony. Note: Barbershop singing flourished in the early twentieth century in the United States, and […]
a city in NE Ohio. Historical Examples The top of the pass once reached, French determined to make a sudden descent on Barberton. Sir John French Cecil Chisholm General French surprised the enemy and occupied Barberton on the 13th. South Africa and the Transvaal War, Vol. 6 (of 6) Louis Creswicke Barberton and the Boers […]
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noun See gerbera