noun,plural vit·i·ce·tums, vit·i·ce·ta [vit-uh-see-tuh]. /ˌvɪt əˈsi tə/.
a place where vines, especially grapevines, are cultivated.
<Latin vīti(s) vine + -c- by association with vitic- (stem of vitex) chaste tree + -ētum suffix denoting place where a given plant grows
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