grapefruit


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  • noun

Synonyms for grapefruit

citrus tree bearing large round edible fruit having a thick yellow rind and juicy somewhat acid pulp

large yellow fruit with somewhat acid juicy pulp

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Oddly, people who ate oranges or drank grapefruit juice had no increased risk.
When developing Electric Peel, we wanted to enhance the wonderful grapefruit-like aroma and character that some hops already have, so we tried adding grapefruit peel to the boil.
If these findings sound somewhat familiar, it may be because the link between grapefruit juice and weight loss -- or just decreased weight gain -- has been touted in Hollywood diets before.
Older people are especially vulnerable because they're more likely to be taking medications and also to be drinking more grapefruit juice.
It turns out that grapefruit has a peculiar tendency to interfere with the metabolism of many fairly common prescription drugs, as well as a few over-the-counter ones.
Between 2008 and 2012 the number of medications with the potential to cause serious harm by interacting with grapefruit increased from 17 to 43, said scientists writing in the Canadian Medical Association Journal.
Many of the drugs that interact with grapefruit are highly prescribed and are essential for the treatment of important or common medical conditions," writes Dr.
Unless health care professionals are aware of the possibility that the adverse event they are seeing might have an origin in the recent addition of grapefruit to the patient's diet, it is very unlikely that they will investigate it," the authors wrote.
Crisp, not sweet at all, nice lemony grapefruity beer, grapefruit fits in well with this, just like those grapefruity hops we're so used to.
RUS glass rims with grapefruit Juice, then dip in Hawaiian; red salt or kosher salt; Fill glasses with ice and equal parts
The study, commissioned by the Citrus Growers' Association of Southern Africa, asked 65 women to rate their appearance and overall wellbeing - including skin, hair and weight, as well as energy levels and concentration - before and after incorporating grapefruit into their diet.
Waitrose has introduced a new limited-edition sweeter variety of grapefruit in a bid to kick-start flagging sales of the citrus fruit.
Grapefruit juice can interfere with the effectiveness of some medications because it contains furanocomarins, phytochemicals commonly found in plants.
Summary: Masafi Juice, one of the leading juice brands in the Middle East, has announced the launch of its new Pink Grapefruit flavour.
Masafi Juice, a top brand in the Middle East, said it has launched a new pink grapefruit flavour that "offers taste and health benefits of 'Pink Grapefruit' in its purest form.