vinifera
noun (plural -era or -eras) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin vinifer wine-producing, from vinum wine Date: 1888 a common European grape (Vitis vinifera) that is the chief source of Old World wine and table grape varieties • vinifera adjective

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  • vinifera — [vī nif′ər ə] adj. [ModL (Vitis) vinifera, wine producing (vine) < LL, fem. of vinifer, wine producing < L vinum (see VINE) + fer, FER] designating or of the most widely cultivated species of grape (Vitis vinifera) used for making wine …   English World dictionary

  • vinifera — noun common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes • Syn: ↑vinifera grape, ↑common grape vine, ↑Vitis vinifera • Hypernyms: ↑grape, ↑grapevine, ↑grape vine …   Useful english dictionary

  • vinifera — /vuy nif euhr euh, vi /, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or derived from a European grape, Vitis vinifera, widely cultivated for making wine and raisins and for table use. n. 2. a vinifera grape. [1895 1900; < NL, fem. of L vinifer wine producing. See …   Universalium

  • vinifera — vi•nif•er•a [[t]vaɪˈnɪf ər ə, vɪ [/t]] adj. pln of, pertaining to, or derived from a European grape, Vitis vinifera, widely cultivated for making wine and raisins • Etymology: 1895–1900; See vini , fer …   From formal English to slang

  • vinifera — vi·nif·era …   English syllables

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  • vinifera grape — noun 1. common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes • Syn: ↑vinifera, ↑common grape vine, ↑Vitis vinifera • Hypernyms: ↑grape, ↑grapevine, ↑grape vine …   Useful english dictionary

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