citric definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- of or from citrus fruits
- designating or of an acid, CHO, obtained from such fruits, used in making flavoring extracts, dyes, citrates, etc.
Origin: ; from citri- plush -ic
citric definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Of or relating to citric acid.