ampelography

Lemma

ampelography

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

n.

Definizione

The branch of botany that studies the cultivation of grapes. (1)

Nota

Ampelography is the science of description and identification of the vine species vitis and its cultivated vine varieties. A volume of vine descriptions is also called an ampelography, the word coming from the Greek ampelos for vine, and graphe for writing. [...]
Experience has shown that ampelography is a field of systematic botany requiring very specialized skills and interpretative ability, as well as an extraordinary memory. (2)

Contesto

Ampelography, the branch of botany that deals with grapevines, is essential to today’s winemaking industry. (3)

Trascrizione fonetica

[ɐmpəl'ɒgɹɯfi]

Sinonimi e Antonimi

ND

Abbreviazioni

ND

Etimologia

From the Greek ἄμπελος (ampelos, "vine") and γραφή (graphē, "writing"). (4)

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
Sat Oct 5 10:48:45 2013
Autore

Giulia Giacco

Fonti

1) http://www.thefreedictionary.com/ampelography (14/09/2013);

2) Robinson J., The Oxford Companion to WINE, Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1994, p. 30.

3) http://www.vins-saintmont.com/en/IMG/pdf/Ampelography_low_sommelier-Journal-oct2011.pdf (10/08/2013)

4) http://www.wordnik.com/words/ampelography (15/09/2013)

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