viniculture


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vin·i·cul·ture

 (vĭn′ĭ-kŭl′chər, vī′nĭ-)
n.
The cultivation of grapes; viticulture.

vin′i·cul′tur·al adj.
vin′i·cul′tur·ist n.

viniculture

(ˈvɪnɪˌkʌltʃə)
n
1. (Brewing) the process or business of growing grapes and making wine
2. (Agriculture) the process or business of growing grapes and making wine
ˌviniˈcultural adj
ˌviniˈculturist n

wine•mak•ing

(ˈwaɪnˌmeɪ kɪŋ)

n.
the procedures and processes carried out in the making and maturing of wine; viniculture; oenology.
[1805–15]
wine′mak`er, n.

viniculture

the cultivation of grapes for winemaking. Also called viticulture. — viniculturist, n.vinicultural, adj.
See also: Wine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.viniculture - the cultivation of grapes and grape vinesviniculture - the cultivation of grapes and grape vines; grape growing
culture - the raising of plants or animals; "the culture of oysters"
resinate - impregnate with resin to give a special flavor to; "Greek wines are often resinated"
Translations

viniculture

[ˈvɪnɪkʌltʃəʳ] Nvinicultura f

viniculture

nWeinbau m
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