Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling grapefruits, grapefruit-like.
  • adjective Of, or pertaining to, grapefruits.

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Examples

  • Isobionics, a company in the Netherlands, says it began selling in June the orangey valencene produced through fermentation and plans to use the same process for grapefruity nootkatone next year.

    Allylix Sniffs Out Biotech For New Fragrances

  • Marlborough is known for its crisp, grapefruity Sauvignon Blancs (that even red devotees appreciate), but there are plenty of other varietals worth trying, especially the Rieslings (which tend to be less sweet than most), sparkling wines and Pinot Noirs.

    Meg Hemphill: A Tour of New Zealand Wine Country

  • Marlborough is known for its crisp, grapefruity Sauvignon Blancs (that even red devotees appreciate), but there are plenty of other varietals worth trying, especially the Rieslings (which tend to be less sweet than most), sparkling wines and Pinot Noirs.

    Meg Hemphill: A Tour of New Zealand Wine Country

  • Three varieties -- Cascade, Chinook and Citra -- give the beer a sharp, grapefruity aroma that mellows into a more complex fruitiness (there are notes of peach, melon and mango) after a few sips.

    Beer: Farm-to-glass drinking

  • Isobionics, a company in the Netherlands, says it began selling in June the orangey valencene produced through fermentation and plans to use the same process for grapefruity nootkatone next year.

    Allylix Taps Biotech For New Smells

  • Isobionics, a company in the Netherlands, says it began selling in June the orangey valencene produced through fermentation and plans to use the same process for grapefruity nootkatone next year.

    Allylix Sniffs Out Biotech For New Fragrances

  • Its summer wheat beer, the aromatic, grapefruity Lil Sumpin 'Sumpin', is actually hoppier and higher in alcohol (7.3 percent) than the brewery's IPA.

    Beer: A week to remember

  • This new release has a little more oomph: a grapefruity hop aroma (from classic Pacific Northwest hop strains Chinook, Centennial and Cascade), and a dry, spicy finish from a pinch of rye (a very nontraditional grain for this style).

    Beer: Mowing down summer thirst

  • I sprayed perfume in the air and walked through it for a light, grapefruity scent.

    Crescendo

  • A grapefruity Eau de Cologne with vague mahogany basenotes.

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