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Synonyms for saffron
ˈsæf rənsaf·fron

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  1. saffronnoun

    saffron yellow

Princeton's WordNet

  1. saffron, saffron crocus, Crocus sativusnoun

    Old World crocus having purple or white flowers with aromatic pungent orange stigmas used in flavoring food

    orange yellow, saffron crocus

  2. saffronnoun

    dried pungent stigmas of the Old World saffron crocus

    orange yellow, saffron crocus

  3. orange yellow, saffronnoun

    a shade of yellow tinged with orange

    orange yellow, saffron crocus

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. saffron

    Crocus sativus, dzang hung hua, djan hung hua, foreign saffron, Tibetan saffron

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  1. Homer:

    In saffron-colored mantle, from the tides of ocean rose the morning to bring light to gods and men.

  2. Ali Sheikh:

    Traders are very clever and when a door is closed they go through the window, none of the traditional items (including pistachios and saffron) remain unsold. The demand is greater than supply.

  3. Ali Sheikh:

    Afghanistan cultivate the stock they get from Iran, give it an original certificate and supply it to buyers, saffron that comes to Spain is mixed with Spanish saffron and sold.

  4. Prabhat Jha:

    You are saying that a saffron-clad person is a terrorist? What is this?

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