Definition of pomace in English:
1(Especially in cider-making) the pulpy residue remaining after fruit has been crushed in order to extract its juice.
- Control is difficult, and includes destruction of breeding places, such as piles of rejected fruit and pomace.
- The lighter pressings employed by top winemakers today means more juice or wine remains with the pomace and a more elegant, aromatic grappa can be distilled.
- Some examples of these include cottonseed, buckwheat, corncobs, grape pomace, pine straw, and pecan, walnut, and rice hulls.
1.1The pulpy matter remaining after a substance such as fish or castor oil seeds has been pressed to extract the oil or juice.
- Some English speakers called this dry pomace the press cake.
- After pressing, the olive pomace - pulp and pits - still contains a lot of oil.
- The chemical heating process in producing the so-called pomace oil from olive residues may result in the carcinogen, but pure oil, turned out by mechanically squeezing olive fruits, presented no health threat, the minister said.
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Definition of pomace in:
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