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variant

In connection with grape variety see below variety,

This term often causes confusion, as it is used in the relevant literature different and often wrong. According to "Duden" is a variety (lat. Varietas, dt. Abart or sport, sometimes also race) within a biological classification a slightly different form of a species (lat. Species). In the "Roche Encyclopaedia Medicine" a variety is one of the subspecies subordinate varieties or varieties, which was formerly also referred to as a type . A variant (modification, variety, variant, English variant) means a deviation from the comparison or standard type or norm (slightly changed form of something). This term...

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