codex

Lemma

codex

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

n. pl. 'codices'

Definizione

Book containing codes of conduct or rules. 1

Nota

The International Oenological Codex compiles the description of the principle chemical products, organic or gas used to make and store wine. The conditions for their use, the instructions and limits for their usage are set by the International Code of Oenological Practices. [...] Identification characteristics and purity degree of these products are described and detailed in addition to the minimum required efficiency to be qualified as set out. [...] The molecular weight, general characteristics, particularly solubilities, are likewise provided. 2

Contesto

According to the International oenological codex, oenological tannin is drawn either from nutgall or from a tannin-rich wood (chestnut, oak) or from grapeseeds, etc. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

['kəʊdeks] 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi

ND

Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

From O.Fr. code "system of laws," from L. codex, earlier caudex. 5

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

Università degli Studi di Genova, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere

Data della scheda
Tue Jul 7 00:00:00 2009
Autore

Neire Vokopola, rev. Scanu rev. Gerbaudo

Fonti

1 : «http://www.businessdictionary.com/definition/codex.html», (03/07/2009)

2 : «http://www.panepo.gr/Books%20about%20Wine.htm3», (27/10/2011)

3 : «http://www.freepatentsonline.com/7396549.html», (03/07/2009)

4 : Cambridge University, Cambridge advanced learner's dictionary, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2003, I, p. 228.

5 : «http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=code», (03/07/2009)

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