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cit•ron



Pronunciation: (si'trun), [key]
n.
1. a pale-yellow fruit resembling the lemon but larger and with thicker rind, borne by a small tree or large bush, Citrus medica, allied to the lemon and lime.
2. the tree itself.
3. the rind of the fruit, candied and preserved.
4. a grayish-green yellow color.
5. See citron melon.

adj.
having the color citron.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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