Earthy

Lemma

Earthy

Etichetta di dominio

AG

Etichetta grammaticale

Adj.

Definizione

This term is used when oil has acquired a musty humid odor because it has been pressed from unwashed, muddy olives.1

Nota

Characteristic flavour of oils obtained from fruit in which large numbers of fungi and yeasts have developed as a result of its being stored in humid conditions for several days or of oil obtained from olives that have been collected with earth or mud on them and which have not been washed. 2

Contesto

Earthy flavour of oil from olives collected with earth or mud on them and not washed. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

/ˈɜːθi/ 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi

Syn. Humid, Musty

Abbreviazioni

-

Etimologia

Late 14c., "containing or resembling the substance earth," from earth (n.) + -y (2). Of tastes, smells, etc., from 1550s. Figurative sense of "coarse, unrefined" is from 1590s. Related: Earthiness. 5

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/article/tasting-olive-oil 05/04/2017
2. http://context.reverso.net/traduzione/inglese-italiano/Earthy+flavour 05/04/2017
3. http://lingorado.com/ipa/ 05/04/2017
4. http://www.etymonline.com/ 05/04/2017

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