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Variant of enology.


(iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) or


(Brewing) the study of wine
[C19: from Greek oinos wine + -logy]
oenological, enological adj
oeˈnologist, eˈnologist n


or e•nol•o•gy

(iˈnɒl ə dʒi)

the science of winemaking. Compare viniculture.
[1805–15; < Greek oîn(os) wine + -o- + -logy]
oe•no•log•i•cal (ˌin lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
oe•nol′o•gist, n.

oenology, enology, oinology

the science of making wines. Also called viniculture. — oenologist, enologist, oinologist, n.
See also: Wine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oenology - the art of wine makingoenology - the art of wine making    
artistry, prowess, art - a superior skill that you can learn by study and practice and observation; "the art of conversation"; "it's quite an art"


enology (US) [iːˈnɒlədʒɪ] Nenología f
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This morning together with Wine Tasmania, TasTAFE and the Tasmanian of Agriculture I met with representatives from the Lincoln University s Centre for Viticulture and Oenology.
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When Kailash returned from Australia in 2012 with a degree in oenology, his first harvest produced a Cabernet Merlot blend.
This interest led him to study Oenology at the University of California Davis (UC Davis), a world renowned institution for research and teaching in the fields of Viticulture and Oenology.
To close the circle of his career and pass on his knowledge and experience, Akis started teaching the Oenology course at the University of Limassol, TEPAK.
The science of wine and winemaking is known as oenology.
Feeling the wine itch, he pursued an oenology degree at Fresno State University in the early 2000s, then moved to the Bay Area, where he got a job at Rosenblum and learned the basics of winemaking.
Bulgaria anticipates a big wine grape yield of high quality in 2014, according to Ivan Pachev, Director of the Pleven-based National Institute of Viticulture and Oenology.
Fellow co-author and joint lead researcher Dr Sue Bastian, Senior Lecturer in Oenology, says: "These findings could be a boost to the wine grape industry as it value adds to what is essentially a by-product of the winemaking process.