HyperDic: citrus_tree

English > 1 sense of the expression citrus tree:
NOUNplantcitrus tree, citrusany 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
English > citrus tree: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny 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.
Synonymcitrus
Member ofgenus Citrusorange
Partscitrus, citrus fruit, citrous fruitAny of numerous fruits of the genus Citrus having thick rind and juicy pulp
Narrowercitrange, citrange tree, Citroncirus webberiMore aromatic and acidic than oranges
citron, citron tree, Citrus medicathorny evergreen small tree or shrub of India widely cultivated for its large lemonlike fruits that have thick warty rind
grapefruit, Citrus paradisicitrus tree bearing large round edible fruit having a thick yellow rind and juicy somewhat acid pulp
kumquat, cumquat, kumquat treeAny of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp
lemon, lemon tree, Citrus limonA small evergreen tree that originated in Asia but is widely cultivated for its fruit
lime, lime tree, Citrus aurantifoliaAny of various related trees bearing limes
mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarin orange tree, Citrus reticulatashrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed
orange, orange treeAny citrus tree bearing oranges
pomelo, pomelo tree, pummelo, shaddock, Citrus maxima, Citrus grandis, Citrus decumanaSoutheastern Asian tree producing large fruits resembling grapefruits
rangpur, rangpur lime, lemanderin, Citrus limoniahybrid between mandarin orange and lemon having very acid fruit with orange peel
tangelo, tangelo tree, ugli fruit, Citrus tangelohybrid between grapefruit and mandarin orange
Broaderfruit treeTree bearing edible fruit
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