viniculture

[ vin-i-kuhl-cher, vahy-ni- ]
/ ˈvɪn ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ˈvaɪ nɪ- /

noun

the science or study of making wines.

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Origin of viniculture

First recorded in 1870–75; vini- + culture

OTHER WORDS FROM viniculture

vin·i·cul·tur·al, adjectivevin·i·cul·tur·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for viniculture

viniculture
/ (ˈvɪnɪˌkʌltʃə) /

noun

the process or business of growing grapes and making wine

Derived forms of viniculture

vinicultural, adjectiveviniculturist, noun
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