Latin vīnum (“wine”) + -iferous
viniferous (comparative more viniferous, superlative most viniferous)
- Yielding wine.
2007 August 5, Tim Race, “Vitamin for the Heart or a Fruity Cabernet?”, in New York Times:
But last week, when the maker, NFI Consumer Products of Fayetteville, N.C., sent out media kits promoting the product’s nationwide rollout, the marketers mixed their viniferous metaphors.