citrine definition

  • noun:
    • A pale yellow selection of crystalline quartz resembling topaz.
    • A light to reasonable olive.
    • A goldish-yellow color, like this of a lemon.
    • A brownish-yellow quartz
    • A yellow, pellucid variety of quartz.
    • Citron-color. See plant.
    • A yellow pellucid number of quartz.
    • semiprecious yellow quartz resembling topaz
    • A pale yellow variety of crystalline quartz resembling topaz.
    • A light to moderate olive.
    • A goldish-yellow color, like this of a lemon.
    • A brownish-yellow quartz
    • A yellow, pellucid number of quartz.
    • Citron-color. See plant.
    • A yellow pellucid number of quartz.
    • semiprecious yellow quartz resembling topaz
  • adjective:
    • Of a goldish-yellow color
    • Like a citron or lemon; of a lemon shade; greenish yellow.
    • Of a goldish-yellow color
    • Like a citron or lemon; of a lemon shade; greenish yellow.
  • others:
    • Of a lemon-color; yellowish or greenish-yellow; particularly, of a color varying from yellow just in its greatly paid down chroma and significantly paid off luminosity. Additionally citrean, citrinous.
    • regarding the genus Citrus; obtaining the characters of or resembling the citron, lemon, lime, or tangerine.
    • Of a lemon-color; yellow or greenish-yellow; especially, of a color varying from yellowish just with its greatly paid down chroma and significantly paid down luminosity. Also citrean, citrinous.
    • regarding the genus Citrus; getting the figures of or resembling the citron, lemon, lime, or tangerine.

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