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tr.v. vin·i·fied, vin·i·fy·ing, vin·i·fies
To convert (the juice of grapes, for example) into wine by the process of fermentation.

vin′i·fi·ca′tion (-fĭ-kā′shən) n.


the fermentation of the juice of grapes into wine


(ˌvɪn ə fɪˈkeɪ ʃən)

the process of converting grapes or other fruit into wine.
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Noun1.vinification - the process whereby fermentation changes grape juice into wine
fermenting, zymolysis, zymosis, fermentation, ferment - a process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances; especially, the anaerobic breakdown of sugar into alcohol
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Vinification of the wines tested in the context of the agroscope tests.
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2] during the vinification process, providing inadequate aromas that harm wine quality (Reyner, 2007).
Each and every ingredient added, whether in filtration or clarification along vinification process must be kosher.
Call upon representatives of the various religions, sects and denominations to confront all forms of religious bigotry, vinification, and denegration of what people hold sacred, as well as all speech that promote hatred and bigotry; AND FINALLY,
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