Vitis vinifera

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Noun1.Vitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varietiesVitis vinifera - common European grape cultivated in many varieties; chief source of Old World wine and table grapes
vinifera grape - grape from a cultivated variety of the common grape vine of Europe
genus Vitis, Vitis - the type genus of the family Vitaceae; woody vines with simple leaves and small flowers; includes a wide variety of grapes
grape vine, grapevine, grape - any of numerous woody vines of genus Vitis bearing clusters of edible berries
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
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The new Youth Dose Eye Treatment from Kiehl's is packed with pro-retinol, vitamin C and grape seed extract to instantly smooth wrinkles and fine lines.
The new Youth Dose Eye Treatment from Kiehl's is packed with pro-retinol, vitamin and grape seed extract to instantly smooth wrinkles and fine lines.
The team from the Rowett Institute is examining whether food supplements containing bilberry and grape seed extract can lower blood glucose and cholesterol levels in those at risk of developing diabetes.
(5) Grape seed extract (GSE) has already demonstrated its biomedical potential for promoting greater dentin rigidity, based on the interaction of PACs with dentin collagen.
The formula includes pro-retinol, red grape seed extract and vitamin Cg (ascorbic glucoside), a form of vitamin C, which, in skin care products, helps to improve texture and smoothness.
Scientists from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry said this discovery could stop people from losing teeth as the grape seed extract a by-product that linked to health benefits such as improved heart function and better circulation, health news reported.
A concentrate of virgin grape juice and grape seed extract was mixed into the hot water before Paola uncorked bottles of Sangiovese, Merlot and Ciliegiolo wine, poured them in and sprinkled on rose petals.
For example, grape seed extract may be beneficial for several cardiovascular conditions.
"Another ingredient that helps promote wound closure is grape seed extract. Antioxidants in grape seed extract called proanthocyanidins trigger a release of endothelial growth factor.
These include marine fish collagen; plant-derived antioxidants, such as soy protein isolate, green tea extract, yeast extract, grape seed extract, horsetail extract, pine bark extract, tomato extract and Korean ginseng extract.
Other integrative interventions that may offset some of the detrimental effects of alcohol consumption are grape seed extract, resveratrol, milk thistle, picrorhiza, and glutathione.
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