(redirected from Oenologists)
Also found in: Thesaurus.
Related to Oenologists: enology, oenological


Variant of enology.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.


(iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) or


(Brewing) the study of wine
[C19: from Greek oinos wine + -logy]
oenological, enological adj
oeˈnologist, eˈnologist n
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


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.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.

oenology, enology, oinology

the science of making wines. Also called viniculture. — oenologist, enologist, oinologist, n.
See also: Wine
-Ologies & -Isms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.


enology (US) [iːˈnɒlədʒɪ] Nenología f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
So women engage in wine production not just as experts, oenologists, and evaluators, but as consumers as well.
It is a modern, well-equipped facility that uses the latest technology and expertise of a number of professional oenologists. This has led them to produce excellent, award-winning quality wines, as well as regional wines from Paphos, said Pericleous.
Frescobaldi agronomists and oenologists began working in the Gorgona vineyard alongside the inmates, teaching them about winemaking and organic farming.
Our hunting camp turned out to be a very comfortable, three-bedroom home the Steinbecks rent out to weekend oenologists who want to experience a vineyard getaway.
It also has a wine-tasting department hosted by oenologists Botilia, so you can sip your way around a selection of Greek island wines without leaving land.
Argentinian agronomists, oenologists, vintners, chefs, sommeliers, and outdoor adventurers are interviewed in-depth to give an inside track to learning about what Argentina has to offer dedicated wine enthusiasts and gourmet oriented visitors.
The skilful oenologists make this wine compete with the Jidvei wines as it becomes completely clear and stable at the time of bottling, a feature which has attracted the appreciation of world-wide specialists.
Lakan was tested and approved by a totally independent professional jury of more than 80 professionals: Michelin-starred chefs, members of the French Culinary Academy, brewing engineers, university lecturers, nutrition and health consultants, chemical engineers, famous oenologists and master sommeliers.
The company's customers utilise AEB Group's proprietary formulations, customized in consultation with the company's sales force of oenologists and technical experts, to achieve consistent quality levels with optimal yields.