wine cooperative


wine cooperative

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A central processing facility where vineyard owners can take their grapes to be made into wine and or bottled.1


Co-operatives, ventures owned jointly by a number of different members, are extremely important as wine producers and have the advantage for their members of pooling wine-making costs. Collectively, they usually have access to a broad-range of financial advantages, including subsidies in the European Union, over individual producers. […] The majority of wine co-operatives were formed in the early 1930s in the immediate aftermath of the Depression.2


Wine cooperatives have existed in France since the end of 19th century. Their numbers vary from region to region, mostly depending on the price-per-bottle of wine […].3

Trascrizione fonetica

[waɪn kəʊˈɒpərətɪv] 4 5

Sinonimi e Antonimi

co-operative 2


Wine:,from P.Gmc.*winam(cf. O.S., O.Fris.,,, Du. wijn, Ger.Wein), an early borrowing from L.inum"wine," from PIE*win-o-,from an Italic noun related to words for "wine" in Gk. (oinos), Armenian, Hittite, and non-I.E. Georgian and West Semitic (cf. Arabic wain, Heb.yayin), probably from a lost Mediterranean language word*win-/*woin-"wine." Also from L.vinum are O.C.S.vino, Lith.vynas, Welshgwin, O.Ir.fin. Essentially the same word as vine (q.v.). The verb meaning "entertain with wine" is attested from 1862.Wine snob is recorded from 1951
Cooperative: also co-operative, c.1600, from L.L.cooperat-, pp. stem of cooperari (see cooperation) +-ive. Political economy sense is from 1808, from the pre-Marx communist movement. The noun meaning "a cooperative store" is from 1883; meaning "a cooperative society" is from 1921. 6

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Università degli studi di Genova, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature straniere, Corso di Laurea in Teorie e Tecniche della Mediazione Interlinguistica.

Data della scheda
Mon Mar 4 13:46:36 2013

Valentina Pintus


1 : «», 11/12/2012

2 : Robinson J., The Oxford Companion to WINE, Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1994, 614

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