Definition of vinery in English:


Line breaks: vin¦ery
Pronunciation: /ˈvʌɪn(ə)ri

noun (plural vineries)

  • 1A greenhouse for grapevines.
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    • Staff at Helmsley Walled Garden have announced that their £505,000 bid to restore a range of Victorian vineries, fruit and orchard houses, and derelict outbuildings has been accepted.
    • The garden, a charity run by volunteers, must find up to £90,000 more by next summer to complete the restoration of the Victorian vineries, fruit and orchard houses.
    • Proposals include restoring the conservatory, a vinery, a bandstand, a lake and ornate gates at the Eccles Old Road entrance.
  • 1.1A vineyard.
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    • I don't know when I've ever had anything this good from a home brewer - or any other vinery for that matter!
    • The next day, was the sight-seeing part of the official tour where our hosts took us to the Melbourne Cricket Ground and to an exotic-looking vinery in Yarra Valley.
    • The vintners of hundred-year old vineries are being edged out of the market.

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