enology

[ ee-nol-uh-jee ]
/ iˈnɒl ə dʒi /

noun

Related formse·no·log·i·cal [ee-nl-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌi nlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivee·nol·o·gist, noun

Definition for enology (2 of 2)

oenology

or e·nol·o·gy

[ ee-nol-uh-jee ]
/ iˈnɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the science of viniculture.

Origin of oenology

1805–15; < Greek oîn(os) wine + -o- + -logy
Related formsoe·no·log·i·cal [een-l-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌin lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectiveoe·nol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for enology (1 of 2)

enology

/ (iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the usual US spelling of oenology

British Dictionary definitions for enology (2 of 2)

oenology

enology

/ (iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the study of wine

Derived Formsoenological or enological (ˌiːnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectiveoenologist or enologist, noun

Word Origin for oenology

C19: from Greek oinos wine + -logy
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