wine yeast

noun

: a yeast (especially Saccharomyces cerevisiae) that induces alcoholic fermentation in grape juice

called also wine ferment

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“Wine yeast.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wine%20yeast. Accessed 13 Jul. 2024.

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