from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Ground planted with cultivated grapevines.
- n. A sphere of spiritual, mental, or physical endeavor.
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- n. A grape plantation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An inclosure or yard for grapevines; a plantation of vines producing grapes.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A plantation of grape-vines; literally, an inclosure or yard for vines.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a farm of grapevines where wine grapes are produced
I find that farm work clears the mind, and the vineyard is a great place to prove theorems.
I suppose a vineyard is rather too large for these methods, unless several people do the weeding on an almost constant basis.
Deirdre Combs, who owns a home that overlooks the Calness vineyard, is worried development could ruin the area's rural character.
As best I can determine, the Niebaum-Coppola Estate vineyard is certified organic; but the rest of the wines produced under the Coppola name (many with the basic “California” appellation) are not.
Good timing during harvest season as the vineyard is full of folks ready for a party and celebration.
Jason Haas, general manager at Tablas Creek in Paso Robles, opens his books for us and walks us through his decision-making on whether a vineyard is worth developing to make a wine under $20.
We use no pesticides and every element within our sustainably-farmed vineyard is native to the vineyard.
The thought of riding even the dorkiest, most Pee Wee Herman-ish bicycle through a French vineyard is almost more than I can bear!
Their vineyard is 18 years old and veteran vineyard manager Steve Mudd watches over the vines while Bruce Schneider of Schneider Vineyards makes the wines.
This vineyard is right off Beartown Road adjacent to the winery and Route 14.