viniculture

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n viniculture the cultivation of grapes and grape vines; grape growing
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Viniculture The cultivation of the vine, esp. for making wine; viticulture.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n viniculture The cultivation of the vine, with especial reference to wine-making; viticulture.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Viniculture the cultivation of the vine
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. vinum, wine + cultura, culture
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr.,—L. vinea, a vine—vinum; Gr. oinos, wine.

Usage


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The Northwestern part of the US has long been a viniculture rival of California's wine country.
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