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wine press

[ wahyn-pres ]
/ ˈwaɪn ˌprɛs /
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noun

a machine in which the juice from grapes is pressed for wine.

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Origin of wine press

First recorded in 1520–30
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British Dictionary definitions for wine press

winepress
/ (ˈwaɪnˌprɛs) /

noun

any equipment used for squeezing the juice from grapes in order to make wine
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