- tuberculosis occurring in cattle, characterized by the internal formation of grapelike clusters, especially in the lungs.
- tuberculosis occurring in horses, characterized by grapelike clusters on the fetlocks.
Origin of grape
Related formsgrape·like, adjective
Examples from the Web for grapes
Enforcement of U.S Code, Title VII, Chapter 25A “Export Standards for Grapes and Plums” remains fully funded, thank goodness.
When you think of what it takes to make your favorite spirit, ingredients like grapes, barley, or herbs probably come to mind.
They have putrid California grapes for eyes, puffed-out cheeks of spoiled plums, sweltered eggplant lips.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Some day, the armies of bitterness will all be going the same way,” he wrote in Grapes.
Grapes are sun-dried on straw for 10 to 12 days, then aged inside French oak barrels.
"Upon my word, your grapes this year are divine," exclaimed the Judge entering, holding up a large bunch in his hand.The False Chevalier|William Douw Lighthall
They have been accused of eating peas and grapes, but there seems no evidence to show that this habit is general.Checking the Waste|Mary Huston Gregory
I envy people maunching and maunching peaches and grapes, and I not daring to eat a bit.The Journal to Stella|Jonathan Swift
"There is much to do for the grapes before they can be picked," he added.Rafael in Italy|Etta Blaisdell McDonald
This was the first carload of grapes sent from Chautauqua County.The Grapes of New York|U. P. Hedrick
British Dictionary definitions for grapes (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for grapes (2 of 2)
Derived Formsgrapeless, adjectivegrapelike, adjective
Word Origin for grape
Idioms and Phrases with grapes
see sour grapes.