Pronunciation: (grāp'vīn"),[key] —n. 1. a vine that bears grapes.
2. Also calledgrape'vine tel"egraph. a person-to-person method of spreading rumors, gossip, information, etc., by informal or unofficial conversation, letter writing, or the like.
3. a private or secret source of information.
Pronunciation: (grāp'vīn"),[key] —n. a town in N Texas. 11,801.