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vinify

[ vin-uh-fahy ]
/ 藞v瑟n 蓹藢fa瑟 /
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verb (used with object), vin路i路fied, vin路i路fy路ing.
to produce (a type of wine) by vinification: to vinify champagne entirely from white grapes.
to convert (grapes or other fruit) into wine.
verb (used without object), vin路i路fied, vin路i路fy路ing.
to make wine.
to undergo the winemaking process: Some juices vinify more quickly than others.
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Origin of vinify

First recorded in 1965鈥70; vini- + -fy
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