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Spanish Word of the Day: Decantar

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Decantar

Léxico relacionado con el vino I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 12/26/2014
Word: Decantar
(de-can-TAR), verbo
English: To decant
Etymology: De de- y canto, ángulo, esquina.
Meaning: Separar un líquido del poso que contiene, vertiéndolo suavemente en otro recipiente.
Topic:Léxico relacionado con el vino I
Example:

Cuando son vinos relativamente jóvenes no conviene decantarlos y sólo se recomienda abrir la botella media hora antes del servicio.
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