Grapestone
Grapestone \Grape"stone`\, n. A seed of the grape. [1913 Webster]

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  • grapestone — /grayp stohn /, n. the seed of a grape. [1580 90; GRAPE + STONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • grapestone — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a grape seed * * * /grayp stohn /, n. the seed of a grape. [1580 90; GRAPE + STONE] * * * grapeˈstone noun The pip of the grape • • • Main Entry: ↑grape …   Useful english dictionary

  • Acini — Acinus Ac i*nus ([a^]s [i^]*n[u^]s), n.; pl. {Acini}. [L., grape, grapestone.] 1. (Bot.) (a) One of the small grains or drupelets which make up some kinds of fruit, as the blackberry, raspberry, etc. (b) A grapestone. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.)… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acinus — Ac i*nus ([a^]s [i^]*n[u^]s), n.; pl. {Acini}. [L., grape, grapestone.] 1. (Bot.) (a) One of the small grains or drupelets which make up some kinds of fruit, as the blackberry, raspberry, etc. (b) A grapestone. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) One of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acinaceous — Ac i*na ceous, a. [L. acinus a grape, grapestone.] (Bot.) Containing seeds or stones of grapes, or grains like them. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aciniform — A*cin i*form, a. [L. acinus a grape, grapestone + form: cf. F. acinoforme.] 1. Having the form of a cluster of grapes; clustered like grapes. [1913 Webster] 2. Full of small kernels like a grape. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acinose — Ac i*nose , Acinous Ac i*nousa. [L. acinosus, fr. acinus grapestone.] Consisting of acini, or minute granular concretions; as, acinose or acinous glands. Kirwan. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Acinous — Acinose Ac i*nose , Acinous Ac i*nousa. [L. acinosus, fr. acinus grapestone.] Consisting of acini, or minute granular concretions; as, acinose or acinous glands. Kirwan. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nazirite — See also: Nazarene (sect) and Nasorean In the Hebrew Bible, a nazirite or nazarite, (in Hebrew: נזיר, nazir), refers to one who voluntarily took a vow described in Numbers 6:1 21. The term nazirite comes from the Hebrew word nazir meaning… …   Wikipedia

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