See also: Citrus

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin citrus(citron tree, thuja), probably via Etruscan from Ancient Greek κέδρος.

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NounEdit

citrus ‎(plural citruses)

  1. Any of several shrubs or trees of the family Rutaceae.
  2. The fruit of such plants, generally spherical, oblate, or prolate, consisting of an outer glandular skin (called zest), an inner white skin (called pith or albedo), and generally between 8 and 16 sectors filled with pulp consisting of cells with one end attached to the inner skin. Citrus fruits include orange, grapefruit, lemon, lime, and citron.

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AdjectiveEdit

citrus ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of or relating to citrus plants or fruit.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably via Etruscan from Ancient Greek κέδρος(kédros).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

citrus f ‎(genitive citrī); second declension

  1. citron tree
  2. thuja

InflectionEdit

Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative citrus citrī
genitive citrī citrōrum
dative citrō citrīs
accusative citrum citrōs
ablative citrō citrīs
vocative citre citrī

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