Definitions of crocus
n. - A genus of iridaceous plants, with pretty blossoms rising separately from the bulb or corm. C. vernus is one of the earliest of spring-blooming flowers; C. sativus produces the saffron, and blossoms in the autumn.
n. - A deep yellow powder; the oxide of some metal calcined to a red or deep yellow color; esp., the oxide of iron (Crocus of Mars or colcothar) thus produced from salts of iron, and used as a polishing powder.
The word "crocus" uses 6 letters: C C O R S U.
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Words formed by adding one letter before or after crocus (in bold), or to ccorsu in any order:
n - concurs s - succors u - succour y - succory
Shorter words found within crocus:
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