grape

Primary Meanings of grape

1.
n
any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
2.
n
a cluster of small projectiles fired together from a cannon to produce a hail of shot
Full Definitions of grape
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n any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries

Synonyms:
grape vine, grapevine
Types:
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Vitis labrusca, fox grape
native grape of northeastern United States; origin of many cultivated varieties e.g. Concord grapes
Vitis rotundifolia, muscadine
native grape of southeastern United States; origin of many cultivated varieties
Vitis vinifera, common grape vine, vinifera, vinifera grape
common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
Chardonnay, chardonnay grape
white wine grape
Pinot, Pinot grape
any of several purple or white wine grapes used especially for Burgundies and champagnes
Sauvignon grape
small blue-black grape of Medoc region of France highly prized in winemaking
Cabernet Sauvignon grape
superior red wine grapes grown especially in the Bordeaux region of France and northern California
Sauvignon blanc
white wine grape grown in California
Merlot
black wine grape originally from the region of Bordeaux
Muscadet
white grape grown especially in the valley the Loire in France
Riesling
white grape grown in Europe and California
Zinfandel
small black grape grown chiefly in California; transplanted from Europe
Chenin blanc
white grape grown especially in California and the lower Loire valley of France
malvasia
used to make malmsey wine
muscat, muskat
any of several cultivated grapevines that produce sweet white grapes
Verdicchio
a variety of white wine grape grown in Italy
Type of:
vine
a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

n any of various juicy fruit of the genus Vitis with green or purple skins; grow in clusters

Types:
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bullace grape, muscadine
dull-purple grape of southern United States
slipskin grape
a grape whose skin slips readily from the pulp
vinifera grape
grape from a cultivated variety of the common grape vine of Europe
fox grape
purplish-black wild grape of the eastern United States with tough skins that slip easily from the flesh; cultivated in many varieties
scuppernong
amber-green muscadine grape of southeastern United States
emperor
red table grape of California
muscat, muscat grape, muscatel
sweet aromatic grape used for raisins and wine
ribier
dark reddish-purple table grape of California
sultana
pale yellow seedless grape used for raisins and wine
Tokay
variety of wine grape originally grown in Hungary; the prototype of vinifera grapes
Thompson Seedless
seedless green table grape of California
Type of:
edible fruit
edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh
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n a cluster of small projectiles fired together from a cannon to produce a hail of shot

Synonyms:
grapeshot
Type of:
pellet, shot
a solid missile discharged from a firearm

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