Origin: ME muscadelle < OFr muscadel < Prov or < It moscadello, orig. dim. of Prov muscat, It moscato, muscat
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Origin: Middle English muscadelle
Origin: , partly from Medieval Latin muscātellum (from muscātus, nutmeg, musky, from Late Latin muscus, musk; see musk)
Origin: , and partly from Old French muscadel (from Old Provençal, diminutive of muscat, muscat; see muscat).
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