Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A small pulpy or juicy fruit containing several seeds and having a thin skin, as a grape.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, a name given to such succulent indehiscent fruits as have a central placenta.

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Examples

  • These came from Kokagala, Padiyatalawa of the Ampara District and from Yakunattela of the Bibile of the Monaragala District in Uva province.

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  • When the whole of it is converted into an abscess, which is called Uva, or when the extremity of the variety called Columella is larger and round, but the upper part thinner, at this time it will be safe to operate.

    The Book Of Prognostics

  • The Uva was the first election to be held after routing terrorism.

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  • Here the primary red grape is Nero di Troia (also known as Uva di Troia).

    The New Wine Consumer: Wine Brands

  • "They're keeping to the hard-line, ideological old guard," said Uva de Arag√≥n , associate director of the Cuban Research Institute at Florida International University.

    Cuba's New Guard Borrows From the Old Guard

  • Uva de Aragon, a Cuba expert at Florida International University in Miami, said those hoping to enter the legitimate markrt would be faced with a system that is totally alien to them.

    Cuba Details Free-Market Reforms

  • Mr. Falco, who became Univision's chief operating officer early this year, had been a leading candidate for the role since Univision's former chief executive Joe Uva said in March he would be leaving the company.

    Univision Elevates Operating Chief to CEO

  • Mr. Uva left Univision in early April, but there was no interim CEO before Mr. Falco was named to the role.

    Univision Elevates Operating Chief to CEO

  • Univision wrestled under Mr. Uva with the economic collapse in 2008 and 2009 that slashed advertising budgets.

    Joe Uva Leaving Univision

  • Univision Communications Inc. said Monday that its chief executive, Joe Uva , will leave the company when his contract expires at the beginning of April, "to pursue other opportunities."

    Joe Uva Leaving Univision

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