retsina[ret sē′nə, ret′si nə]
a Greek wine flavored with pine resin
Origin of retsinaModern Greek probably ; from Italian resina (; from L), resin
A Greek white or rosé wine flavored with pine resin.
Origin of retsinaModern Greek, probably from Italian resina, resin, from Latin rēsīna; see resin.
From Greek ÏÎµÏ„ÏƒÎ¯Î½Î± (retsÃna), from ÏÎµÏ„ÏƒÎ¯Î½Î¹ (retsÃni, “resin"), from Ancient Greek á¿¥Î·Ï„Î¯Î½Î· (rhÄ“tinÄ“, “pine resin").