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grap·pa

 (grä′pə)
n.
An Italian brandy distilled from the pomace of grapes used in winemaking.

[Italian, from Italian dialectal, grape stalk, brandy, of Germanic origin.]
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grappa

(ˈɡræpə)
n
(Brewing) a spirit distilled from the fermented remains of grapes after pressing
[Italian: grape stalk, of Germanic origin; see grape]
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grap•pa

(ˈgrɑ pə)

n.
an unaged brandy distilled from the pomace of a wine press.
[1890–95; < Italian: grape stalk < Germanic; see grape]
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grappa

An Italian spirit made from the remains of grapes after they have been used for wine making.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.grappa - Italian brandy made from residue of grapes after pressing
brandy - distilled from wine or fermented fruit juice
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Located on Route 46, Grappa 46 aspires to be the premier sports bar and home-style Italian restaurant in northern New Jersey.
In terms of PsA treatment approaches, an evidence review that he and his associates in GRAPPA published in 2009 found that biologies (anti-tumor necrosis factor inhibitors) as a group were effective in all five domains of the disease: peripheral arthritis, skin and nail disease, axial disease, dactylitis, and enthesitis, while the oral disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARDs) were effective for peripheral arthritis and skin and nail disease.
Music lovers who have been waiting for the second album by Nicosia-based trio Monsieur Doumani need wait no longer: the follow up to 2013's Grippy Grappa is now available in stores and the band will be touring the island to present it.
No meal is complete in Cortina without a shot of grappa. The northern Italian firewater, distilled from grape skins, has a multitude of flavours, the Cortina brew seasoned with cumin.
RICHARD Smith started the new season in style with a treble on Bella Grappa, Bramble Vodka and Our Sandy in yesterday's Ratcheugh Racing Club fixture at Alnwick.
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