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Definition of Lemon

Lemon

  1. An oval or roundish fruit resembling the orange, and containing a pulp usually intensely acid. It is produced by a tropical tree of the genus Citrus, the common fruit known in commerce being that of the species C. Limonum or C. Medica (var. Limonum). There are many varieties of the fruit, some of which are sweet.
  2. The tree which bears lemons; the lemon tree.

Lemon Quotations

When fate hands you a lemon, make lemonade.
Dale Carnegie

In all my work, I try to say - 'You may be given a load of sour lemons, why not try to make a dozen lemon meringue pies?'
Maya Angelou

I don't want you to think that I'm up late reading a stack of Spider-Man comics and eating a tray of lemon cookies while sucking my thumb. I'm not doing that. But I am loyal to the influences of my childhood.
Nicolas Cage

I liked blues from the time my mother used to take me to church. I started to listen to gospel music, so I liked that. But I had an aunt at that time, my mother's aunt who bought records by people like Lonnie Johnson, Robert Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson, and a few others.
B. B. King

I still get nervous about singing. I drink tea with honey and lemon before every concert. And I need to have scented candles in all of my hotel rooms.
Mary J. Blige
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Lemon Translations

lemon in Afrikaans is suurlemoen
lemon in Danish is citron
lemon in Dutch is citroen
lemon in Finnish is sitruuna
lemon in French is citron
lemon in German is Zitrone
lemon in Italian is limone
lemon in Norwegian is sitron
lemon in Swedish is citron

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