(wine) press

wine press
Lemma

(wine) press

Etichetta di dominio

AD

Etichetta grammaticale

n.

Definizione

A vat in which grapes are trodden, or a machine for pressing them, to extract the juice for making wine. 1

Nota

[…] a piece of wine-making equipment, used for pressing operation of separating grape juice or wine from solids. 2

Contesto

It is the timing of the use of the next major piece of equipment – the press – which so differentiates the making of white and red wine. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

[prεs] 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi

ND

Abbreviazioni

ND

Etimologia

Meaning "device for squeezing" (cloth, grapes, olives, etc.) is recorded from late 14c., from M.Fr. presse. 5

Etichetta di paese

ND

Ente

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 Dec 12 00:21:58 2011
Autore

Lucrezia Bracca

Fonti

1 : 1. http://www.yourdictionary.com/wine-press (09/12/2011),

2 : 2. Robinson J., The Oxford Companion to WINE, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994, p. 756.

3 : 3. Johnson H., Halliday J., The Vintner’s Art, How Great Wines Are Made, Simon & Shuster, New York, 1992, p. 72.

4 : 4. The New Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, volume 2 N-Z, Brown, pag. 3694, 1993, Oxford University Press Inc., NY

5 : 5.http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?allowed_in_frame=0&search=press&searchmode=none (09/12/2011).,

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