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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or derived from or resembling a substance found in the juice of grapes

Usage examples (5)
  • Organic acids, as citric, tartaric, and malic, are found in all fruits, and the essential oils form a characteristic feature.
  • Some organic acids form copper salts, which generally are toxic, such as verdigris induced by acetic, lactic or tartaric acids.
  • It is important to remember that the unripe berries of the grape contain several acids, notably tartaric, citric, and malic acids.
  • Citric, tartaric, malic and other organic acids exist in fruits in combination with potash and other bases, as well as in the free state. for more
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