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the state of being ripe

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Eager to see it accomplished, and yet patient, she waited for the last fall, as for the ripeness and fulness of the harvest of her hopes.
Drivers of liking for appearance of the product included color intensity, external evenness, ripeness, juiciness and overall aroma.
Stone-Manning as a lens to explore the elision of standing and ripeness in the Ninth Circuit.
Objective: Fresh fruits for the consumer market can only be sold as such if they are shown to be a certain standard of ripeness , as judged by the sugar content and firmness.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Supreme National Security Council (SNSC) Ali Shamkhani welcomed the agreement between the Yemeni government and protestors, and underlined that the deal is an indicator of ripeness of all political groups in the country.
SMELL: Medium intensity of ripeness aromas suggesting notes of pears, apples, yellow stone fruits, and minerals.
Wh| CRANBERRIES can be tested for ripeness by bouncing them.
Developed for farmers to test the ripeness of tehir product, medics have found it can detect the condition before symptoms appear.
99 at Sainsbury's) Southern France again shows how the greater ripeness it can attain mellows the usually very sharp sauvignon blanc grape.
UV concentration, degree of ripeness, postharvest storage conditions, and processing, each can significantly alter the amounts of nutrients and bioactive components.
Washington, Mar 31( ANI ): An electronic nose method has been developed which has been found to be useful in evaluating ripeness and flavour in fruits like melon.
Turkish Hazelnut Syrup delivers the intense toasty quality and deep nutty flavor of hazelnuts picked at their peak of ripeness and then naturally sun dried.
SUMMER is surely the season for peaches as they reach their optimal ripeness and become second to none in terms of taste.
Consumers are interested in the period of optimum ripeness for edibility of melons as they continue to ripen even after harvest.
He said that a part of rice crop is wasted by delay in harvesting as the farmers wait for ripeness of grains.