Meaning of “citrus” in the English Dictionary

"citrus" in British English

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citrusnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsɪt.rəs/ us /ˈsɪt.rəs/ plural citrus or citruses
citric
adjective uk /ˈsɪt.rɪk/ us /ˈsɪt.rɪk/

a wine with a sharp, citric flavour

(Definition of “citrus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"citrus" in American English

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citrusnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsɪ·trəs/ plural citrus or citruses

any of a group of plants that produce juicy fruits with a slightly sour taste:

Oranges, lemons, limes, and grapefruit are types of citrus fruit.

(Definition of “citrus” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)