[ ee-nol-uh-jee ]
/ iˈnɒl ə dʒi /
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the science of viniculture.
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OTHER WORDS FROM oenologyoe·no·log·i·cal [een-l-oj-i-kuhl], /ˌin lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectiveoe·nol·o·gist, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for oenology
He has an oenology degree from Geisenheim (the German oenological equivalent of Harvard) and a pHd in biology.
British Dictionary definitions for oenology
/ (iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) /
the study of wine
Derived forms of oenologyoenological or enological (ˌiːnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjectiveoenologist or enologist, noun
Word Origin for oenology
C19: from Greek oinos wine + -logy
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