varietal

[vuh-rahy-i-tl]
adjective
1.
of, pertaining to, designating, or characteristic of a variety.
2.
constituting a variety.
3.
(in U.S. winemaking) designating a wine made entirely or chiefly from one variety of grape.
noun
4.
a varietal wine named for such a grape (distinguished from generic ).

Origin:
1865–70; variet(y) + -al1

varietally, adverb
intervarietal, adjective
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varietal (vəˈraɪɪtəl)
 
adj
1.  of, relating to, characteristic of, designating, or forming a variety, esp a biological variety
 
n
2.  a wine labelled with the name of the grape from which it is pressed
 
va'rietally
 
adv

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varietal
1866, a biologists' word (first attested in Darwin), from variety. In ref. to wines, meaning "made from a single variety of grape" is first attested 1941, Amer.Eng. As a noun, in this sense, attested from 1955.
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Example sentences
The only thing they knew about each wine was the varietal and price range.
Each is a petri dish parenthesized by ocean, fermenting its unique varietal of weirdness.
The order provides authority for volume and quality regulations and reporting requirements by varietal type of raisin.
To accelerate progress in varietal development, two generations of all segregating materials were grown each year.
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