an informal unit of volume used in U.S. bartending, equal to 4 (U.S.) fluid ounces or about 118.3 milliliters. This unit is the same as the traditional gill.

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  • Wineglass — Wine glass , n. A small glass from which to drink wine. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wineglass — [wīnglas΄] n. a small glass, usually stemmed, for serving wine wineglassful n. pl. wineglassfuls …   English World dictionary

  • wineglass — noun Date: 1709 a stemware drinking glass for wine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wineglass — /wuyn glas , glahs /, n. a drinking glass, as a goblet, having a foot and a stem and used specifically for serving wine. [1700 10; WINE + GLASS] * * * …   Universalium

  • wineglass — n. cup that is used for drinking wine and has a bowl shape attached to a stemmed base …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wineglass — wine•glass [[t]ˈwaɪnˌglæs, ˌglɑs[/t]] n. vin a stemmed drinking glass in which wine is served • Etymology: 1700–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • wineglass — /ˈwaɪnglas/ (say wuynglahs) noun 1. a small drinking glass for wine. 2. Sailing a twisted spinnaker …   Australian English dictionary

  • wineglass —   Kī aha inu waina …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • wineglass — n. 1 a glass for wine, usu. with a stem and foot. 2 the contents of this, a wineglassful …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wineglass (Montana) — Wineglass Lugar designado por el censo de los Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

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