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Vineyard

Definition:

A vineyard is a plantation of grapevines, especially one producing grapes for winemaking. but also raisins, table grapes and non-alcoholic grape juice. The science, practice and study of vineyard production is known as viticulture

Example of Vineyard:

A vineyard may have varieties of grapes that are intended for wine production. Many vineyards are located in dry climate regions such as Bordeaux and Cognac in France.
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