oenology

or e·nol·o·gy

[ ee-nol-uh-jee ]

noun
  1. the science of viniculture.

Origin of oenology

1
1805–15; <Greek oîn(os) wine + -o- + -logy

Other words from oenology

  • oe·no·log·i·cal [een-l-oj-i-kuhl], /ˌin lˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
  • oe·nol·o·gist, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for oenology

oenology

enology

/ (iːˈnɒlədʒɪ) /


noun
  1. the study of wine

Origin of oenology

1
C19: from Greek oinos wine + -logy

Derived forms of oenology

  • oenological or enological (ˌiːnəˈlɒdʒɪkəl), adjective
  • oenologist or enologist, noun

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