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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the tree which bears citrons. It was probably a native of northern India, and is now understood to be the typical form of Citrus Medica.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. thorny evergreen small tree or shrub of India widely cultivated for its large lemonlike fruits that have thick warty rind


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