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enology

noun enol·o·gy \ē-ˈnä-lə-jē\

Definition of enology

  1. :  a science that deals with wine and wine making

enologicalplay also oenological \ˌē-nə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
enologistplay also oenologist \ē-ˈnä-lə-jist\ noun


Variants of enology

also oenology \ē-ˈnä-lə-jē\

Origin of enology

Greek oinos wine + English -logy — more at wine


First Known Use: 1814



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