living support

Lemma

living support

Etichetta di dominio

AD

Etichetta grammaticale

c.n.

Definizione

Trees used as a support structure for the vine.

Nota

Vines are plants that cannot remain freestanding to any appreciable height. They must climb by using other plants or structures for support. Vines often use trees for
support. […]
Vines climb on trees using four mechanisms […]: twining, tendrils, tendrils with adhesive disks and aerial roots. Twining vines climb by encircling or winding around upright supports such as trees and poles.
[…]
Alberate, an old form of vine-training system used in parts of Italy where the vines are trained on or between trees.

Contesto
ND

Trascrizione fonetica

[‘liv.iŋ sə’port ]

Sinonimi e Antonimi
ND
Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

LIVING - LIVE
Middle English, from Old English libban; akin to Old High German lebēn to live
Date: before 12th century
Inflected Form(s): lived; living
SUPPORT
Middle English, from Anglo-French supporter, from Late Latin supportare, from Latin, to transport, from sub- + portare to carry.
Date: 14th century.

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

Università degli Studi di Genova, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere, Corso di Laurea Teorie e tecniche della mediazione interlinguistica

Data della scheda
Mon Dec 10 13:55:55 2012
Autore

Margherita Schenone

Fonti

1. Definition created by the author of the file.
2. http://www.utextension.utk.edu/publications/spfiles/SP660.pdf (08/12/2012).
3. Jones D., English Pronouncing Dictionary, second edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 2003, pages 318 and 519.
4. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary (cons. 19/06/08).
6. Robinson J., The Oxford Companion to WINE, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994, p. 983.

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