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Oxford Companion to Wine

Oxford Companion to Wine

By Jancis Robinson

Published 2006

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node, the part of a plant’s stem at which a leaf is attached. In the grapevine, this zone is swollen and bears the leaf winter bud and lateral shoot. tendrils or inflorescences are also borne at nodes on the side opposite to the bud.

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