prune

(redirected from Prune juice)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.

prune

(prūn),
The dried ripe fruit of Prunus domestica (family Rosaceae), a tree cultivated in warm, temperate regions; a food with laxative properties.

prune

(proon) [L. pruna]
A dried plum, rich in carbohydrate, potassium, and iron, that contains dihydroxyphenyl isatin, a laxative. Regular consumption may lead to dependence on its laxative properties.
References in periodicals archive ?
Add the chipotles, orange zest and prune juice, then cook an additional minute, stirring.
I see ads from California for dried prunes and prune juice.
LET'S start this New Year's day as we mean to go on: hearty breakfast of prune juice and sawdust, twoand-a-bit sit-ups, then a brisk canter down the bookies to oppose Sunderland.
If, for instance, a seller of prune juice were to place on the label of its products that the drink may relieve chronic constipation, that claim (undoubtedly true) would cause the FDA to deem all of that seller's prune juice illegal, unapproved new drugs; to seize them; and to prosecute the offender criminally and civilly, inviting incarceration for as much as a life term.
Apple, orange and prune juice, milk, yoghurt, cheeses, butter, Flora, homemade bread, salad, assorted vegetables, wine and beer.
I'm not going to insist you go to the gym for four hours a day, buy an abs machine and survive on a diet of rabbit droppings, seaweed and prune juice.
The new Sunraysia Beetroot & Evesse Apple is available along with six further flavours, 100% Pure Prune, not from concentrate Prune Juice, Organic Carrot, Pure Squeezed Tomato, NFC Alphonso Mango and NFC Williams Pear.
I assume someone had won a tin of pineapple chunks in prune juice.
Instead, it is marked by what Alan Sugar memorably described as "the prune juice effect" - what goes in at one end, comes out at the other.
I take it the prune juice and oatmeal exfoliator I sent you were no good then, Wim?
Make sure he is drinking plenty of fruit juice - prune juice is good.