vinosity

[ vahy-nos-i-tee ]
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noun
  1. the collective characteristics of a wine, especially its distinctive taste.

Origin of vinosity

1
1615–25; <Late Latin vīnōsitās taste of wine, equivalent to Latin vīnōs(us) vinous + -itās-ity

Other words from vinosity

  • non·vi·nos·i·ty, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for vinosity

vinosity

/ (vɪˈnɒsɪtɪ) /


noun
  1. the distinctive and essential quality and flavour of wine

Origin of vinosity

1
C17: from Late Latin vīnōsitas, from Latin vīnōsus vinous

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