grapelike
adjective see grape

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • grapelike — adjective Resembling a grape or some aspect of grapes …   Wiktionary

  • grapelike — adjective resembling the fruit of a grape vine • Pertains to noun: ↑grape …   Useful english dictionary

  • grape — grapelike, adj. /grayp/, n. 1. the edible, pulpy, smooth skinned berry or fruit that grows in clusters on vines of the genus Vitis, and from which wine is made. 2. any vine bearing this fruit. 3. a dull, dark, purplish red color. 4. grapes, (used …   Universalium

  • sea grape — noun 1. a. : gulfweed b. : a tree or shrub of the genus Coccoloba; especially : a variable plant (C. uvifera) of sandy shores of Florida and tropical America having rounded leaves with cordate bases and bearing clusters of bluish edible berries …   Useful english dictionary

  • jaboticaba — n. 1. A small evergreen tropical tree ({Myrciaria cauliflora}) native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern U. S.; it is grown in Brazil for its edible tough skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all along the branches. Syn:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrciaria cauliflora — jaboticaba jaboticaba n. 1. A small evergreen tropical tree ({Myrciaria cauliflora}) native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern U. S.; it is grown in Brazil for its edible tough skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrciaria cauliflora — jaboticaba jaboticaba n. 1. A small evergreen tropical tree ({Myrciaria cauliflora}) native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern U. S.; it is grown in Brazil for its edible tough skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Myrciaria cauliflora — jaboticaba jaboticaba n. 1. A small evergreen tropical tree ({Myrciaria cauliflora}) native to Brazil and West Indies but introduced into southern U. S.; it is grown in Brazil for its edible tough skinned purple grapelike fruit that grows all… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coccus — coccal, coccic /kok sik/, adj. coccous, adj. /kok euhs/, n., pl. cocci / suy, see/. 1. Bacteriol. a spherical bacterium. See diag. under bacteria. 2. Bot. one of the carpels of a schizocarp. [1755 65; < NL < Gk kókkos grain, seed, berry] * * *… …   Universalium

  • staphylococcus — staphylococcal /staf euh leuh kok euhl/, staphylococcic /staf euh leuh kok sik/, adj. /staf euh leuh kok euhs/, n., pl. staphylococci / kok suy/. Bacteriol. any of several spherical bacteria of the genus Staphylococcus, occurring in pairs,… …   Universalium

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