Ordinary virgin olive oil

Lemma

Ordinary virgin olive oil

Etichetta di dominio

AG

Etichetta grammaticale

n.

Definizione

Oil that has a free acidity, expressed as oleic acid, of not more than 3.3 grams per 100 grams (3.3%), and other characteristics that correspond to those fixed for this category in the IOOC standards. 1

Nota

According to the International Olive Oil Council, ordinary virgin olive oil is obtained only from the olive, the fruit of the olive tree, using solely mechanical or other physical means, in conditions, particularly thermal conditions, which do not alter the oil in any way. It has not undergone any treatment other than washing, decanting, centrifuging, and filtering. This excludes oils obtained by the use of solvents or re-esterification methods, and those mixed with oils from other sources. 1

Contesto

The average yield of all virgin olive oils per kilogram of olives and the average percentages of lampante virgin olive oil, ordinary virgin olive oil, virgin olive oil and extra virgin olive oil established in accordance with paragraph 4. 2

Trascrizione fonetica

/ˈɔːdənrɪˈvɜːdʒɪnˈɒlɪvɔɪl/ 3

Sinonimi e Antonimi

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Abbreviazioni

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Etimologia

early 15c., "belonging to the usual order or course," from Old French ordinarie "ordinary, usual" and directly from Latin ordinarius "customary, regular, usual, orderly," from ordo (genitive ordinis) "row, rank, series, arrangement" (see order (n.)). Its various noun usages, dating to late 14c. and common until 19c., now largely extinct except in out of the ordinary (1893). In British education, Ordinary level (abbrev. O level), "lowest of the three levels of General Certificate of Education," is attested from 1947. Related: Ordinarily.
c. 1200, "unmarried or chaste woman noted for religious piety and having a position of reverence in the Church," from Anglo-French and Old Frenchvirgine "virgin; Virgin Mary," from Latin virginem (nominative virgo) "maiden, unwedded girl or woman," also an adjective, "fresh, unused," probably related to virga "young shoot," via a notion of "young" (compare Greek talis "a marriageable girl," cognate with Latin talea "rod, stick, bar").
Meaning "young woman in a state of inviolate chastity" is recorded from c. 1300. Also applied since early 14c. to a chaste man. Meaning "naive or inexperienced person" is attested from 1953. The adjective is recorded from 1550s in the literal sense; figurative sense of "pure, untainted" is attested from c. 1300. The Virgin Islands were named (in Spanish) by Columbus for St. Ursula and her 11,000 martyred virgin companions.
c. 1200, "olive tree," from Old French olive "olive, olive tree" (13c.) or directly from Latin oliva "olive, olive tree," from Greek elaia "olive tree, olive," probably from the same Aegean language (perhaps Cretan) as Armenian ewi "oil." Applied to the fruit or berry of the tree in English from late 14c. As a color from 17c. Olive branch as a token of peace is from early 13c.
late 12c., "olive oil," from Anglo-French and Old North French olie, from Old French oile, uile "oil" (12c., Modern French huile), from Latin oleum "oil, olive oil" (source of Spanish, Italian olio), from Greek elaion "olive tree," from elaia (see olive). Old English æle, Dutch olie, German Öl, etc. all are from Latin. It meant "olive oil" exclusively till c. 1300, when meaning began to be extended to any fatty, greasy substance. Use for "petroleum" first ils (1660s), short for oil-color (1530s), are paints made by grinding pigment in oil. 4

Etichetta di paese

GB

Ente

Università di Genova - Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - dipartimento DISCLIC

Data della scheda
Thu Jan 1 01:00:11 1970
Autore
ND
Fonti

1. https://www.oliveoilsource.com/definition/ordinary-virgin-olive-oil 09/05/2017
2. http://www.farum.it/glos_olio/show.php?id=5 09/05/2017
https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/virgin 09/05/2017
3. http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?allowed_in_frame=0&search=ordinary+virgin+olive+oil 09/05/2017

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