Citrination

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Citrination The process by which anything becomes of the color of a lemon; esp., in alchemy, the state of perfection in the philosopher's stone indicated by its assuming a deep yellow color.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n citrination The process of becoming citrine in color; the state of being so colored. Also citronation.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Citrine

Usage

In literature:

Slate is made of green and violet, and is thus also related to citrine.
"Color Value" by C. R. Clifford
Citrine or golden quartz comes mainly from Brazil.
"A Text-Book of Precious Stones for Jewelers and the Gem-Loving Public" by Frank Bertram Wade
Cold greens contrast with purple and harmonize with citrine.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
Only under a moderate magnification do the citrine tints come out.
"The North American Slime-Moulds" by Thomas H. (Thomas Huston) MacBride
We also see that purple and citrine harmonise, and green and russet, and orange and olive.
"Principles of Decorative Design" by Christopher Dresser
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In news:

Josiah Citrin shares his recipe.
Citrin 's New French Twist on Main Street.
Josiah Citrin 's latest creation, Caché, serves up market-based menus of contemporary American favorites in a casual setting.
Citrin is executive chef.
Chef Josiah Citrin 's passionate and contemporary interpretation of French cuisine has won Mélisse two Michelin stars in the latest LA guide.
The World Gold Council Saves Carmen Marc Valvo From Showing at Citrine Again.
The first look is a flowing flirty dress in color combo citrine with grey pearl by Grdano.
Heaven's Gate / Photo by Alexandra Citrin.
The recipe is based on one used by Chef Josiah Citrin's mother.
'BBC Citrine': Photo courtesy of BBC Chartering.
Ramon Bilbao Albarino is a bright fine citrine-yellow color with a star-bright core going out into a faint yellow to glass-clear meniscus (rim definition) and medium-high viscosity.
Satin and feather clutch, $38, Citrine.
With places like Umami Burger in Los Angeles changing the landscape in which we consume hot meaty sandwiches, it's no coincidence that Josiah Citrin of LA's Melisse bounced over to Maui to developed his own burger wonder.
Not exactly, but Sure Thing Burger, a burger stand by Josiah Citrin, of LA's two-Michelin-starred restaurant Melisse, certainly reflects its pedigree.
There can be beauty even in a quick-serve office-building canteen — Josiah Citrin and Rafael Lunetta taught us that at Lemon Moon.
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