enology

Pronunciation: [ee-NAHL-uh-jee]

Also spelled oenology, this is the science or study of viniculture (making wines). One who studies the science is called an (or oenologist). See also enophile.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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