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vineyard

Line breaks: vine|yard
Pronunciation: /ˈvɪnjɑːd
 
, -jəd/

Definition of vineyard in English:

noun

A plantation of grapevines, typically producing grapes used in winemaking.
Example sentences
  • Some wineries may even tell you the specific vineyard that the grapes had been grown.
  • Wine can be confusing, because even the wine from the same vineyard and winemaker changes from year to year.
  • Each commandery had its vineyard or vineyards: hence the name of the modern dessert wine from Cyprus.

Words that rhyme with vineyard

untenuredsteelyard

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