Definitions for viticultureˈvɪt ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ˈvaɪ tɪ-
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vit•i•cul•tureˈvɪt ɪˌkʌl tʃər, ˈvaɪ tɪ-(n.)
the culture or cultivation of grapes and grapevines.
Origin of viticulture:
1870–75; < L vīti(s) vine +culture
the cultivation of grapes and grape vines; grape growing
The agricultural practice of growing grape vines.
The old French farmer practiced viticulture and raised some of the best grapes in the world. He was knowledgeable in viticulture.
Origin: From vitis + cultura.
the cultivation of the vine; grape growing