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Main Entry: 1vine
Pronunciation: primarystressvimacrn
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English vine "grape, a climbing plant," from early French vigne (same meaning), from Latin vinea "vine, vineyard," derived from vinum "wine" --related to VINEGAR, VINTAGE
1 : GRAPE 2
2 a : a plant whose stem requires support and which climbs by tendrils or twining or creeps along the ground; also : the stem of a vine b : any of various plants (as a tomato) that resemble vines but lack a special means for climbing

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