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C Medica
Lemon Lem"on (l[e^]m"[u^]n), n. [F. limon, Per. l[imac]m[=u]n; cf. Ar. laim[=u]n, Sp. limon, It. limone. Cf. Lime a fruit.] 1. (Bot.) 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 grass (Bot.), a fragrant East Indian grass (Andropogon Sh[oe]nanthus, and perhaps other allied species), which yields the grass oil used in perfumery. Lemon sole (Zo["o]l.), a yellow European sole (Solea aurantiaca). Salts of lemon (Chem.), a white crystalline substance, inappropriately named, as it consists of an acid potassium oxalate and contains no citric acid, which is the characteristic acid of lemon; -- called also salts of sorrel. It is used in removing ink stains. See Oxalic acid, under Oxalic. [Colloq.]
C Medica
Lime Lime, n. [F. lime; of Persian origin. See Lemon.] (Bot.) A fruit allied to the lemon, but much smaller; also, the tree which bears it. There are two kinds; Citrus Medica, var. acida which is intensely sour, and the sweet lime (C. Medica, var. Limetta) which is only slightly sour.

Meaning of C Medica from wikipedia

- The citron (Citrus medica) is a large fragrant citrus fruit with a thick rind. It is one of the original citrus fruits from which all other citrus types...
- (probably (C. medica × C. maxima) × C. medica) Ponderosa lemon – (probably (C. medica × C. maxima) × C. medica) LemonCitrus ×limon (C. medica × C. ×aurantium)...
- Citrus medica var. sarcodactylis, or the fingered citron, is an unusually shaped citron variety whose fruit is segmented into finger-like sections, resembling...
- The Key lime (Citrus × aurantiifolia) is a citrus hybrid (C. hystrix x C. medica) native to tropical Southeast Asia. It has a spherical fruit, 25–50 mm...
- Egyptian physician was Imhotep, who lived in Memphis around 2500 B.C. Imhotep's materia medica consisted of procedures for treating head and torso injuries...
- Citrus reticulata x medica may refer to one of several hybrids between a mandarin orange and citron: Rangpur lime, Citrus limonia Rough lemon, Citrus jambhiri...
- Διοσκουρίδης, Pedánios Dioskourídēs; c. 40–90 AD) was a Gr**** physician, pharmacologist, botanist, and author of De materia medica (Περὶ ὕλης ἰατρικῆς, On Medical...
- Pompia (Citrus medica tuberosa), also called pumpia, sa pompia, spompia, and China citron, is a Citrus hybrid cultivated for its edible fruit. Pompia originated...
- Citrus medica x aurantium may refer to one of several hybrids between a citron and sour orange: Bizzaria, a graft hybrid between a Florentine citron and...
- 'pure' mandarins (C. reticulata – most mandarin cultivars were hybrids of this species with pomelo), citrons (C. medica), micranthas (C. micrantha), the...