Vineyard Vine"yard, n. [For OE. winyard, AS. w[=i]ngeard; influenced by E. vine. See {Wine}, and {Yard} an inclosure.] An inclosure or yard for grapevines; a plantation of vines producing grapes. [1913 Webster]

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