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élégant (F)
elegante (I)

General description (also distinguished, tasteful) for a wine in the context of a wine address, to be understood in the context of the description. This describes a stylish, fine wine where "everything fits". The term is also often used in connection with mineral. Related or often complementary adjectives are balanced, fine, filigree and slender. The opposite of elegant is vulgar (intrusive).

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