a usually rich or sweet wine produced from grapes partially dried on the vine or picked and dried in the sun on a bed of straw or reeds.
any of several wines made from grapes dried on straw mats to increase their sugar strength
adjective 1. of a stratum or strata.
noun 1. a plan, scheme, or trick for surprising or deceiving an enemy. 2. any artifice, ruse, or trick devised or used to attain a goal or to gain an advantage over an adversary or competitor: business stratagems. noun 1. a plan or trick, esp one to deceive an enemy
noun 1. a plural of stratum. 2. (usually considered nonstandard) stratum. noun, plural strata [strey-tuh, strat-uh] /ˈstreɪ tə, ˈstræt ə/ (Show IPA), stratums. 1. a layer of material, naturally or artificially formed, often one of a number of parallel layers one upon another: a stratum of ancient foundations. 2. one of a number of portions […]
noun 1. a flint glass with a high lead content, used to imitate gemstones. noun 1. silk waste produced in making skeins. noun 1. (jewellery) another word for paste1 (sense 6)