how to pronounce crocus


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The above transcription of crocus is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

crocus is pronounced in two syllables

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meanings of crocus


  1. A deep yellow powder, the oxide of some metal (especially iron), calcined to a red or deep yellow colour.
  2. Burlap.
  3. A perennial flowering plant (of the genus Crocus in the Iridaceae family). Saffron is obtained from the stamens of Crocus sativus.
  4. Any of various similar flowering plants, such as the autumn crocus and prairie crocus.
  5. A fraudulent doctor; a quack.

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