Synonyms of citrus


1. citrus, citrus fruit, citrous fruit, edible fruit

usage: any of numerous fruits of the genus Citrus having thick rind and juicy pulp; grown in warm regions

2. citrus, citrus tree, fruit tree

usage: any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus Citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds

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