Help! Meaning of "cv"

Lynn S Dahleen dahleen at
Wed Oct 4 07:24:13 EST 1995

Joao Miranda (jmiranda) wrote:

: I need to know what is the meaning of the abbreviation "cv" on following 
: sentence:

: 	- Samples of 16 species and cv of pineapples were analysed for 
: 	bromelain activity.

The cv above probably means "cultivar", which are unique genotypes bred 
by plant breeders for specific traits.

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