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Citrus Fruit

What is a lemon?


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July 03, 2009 6:13PM

A lemon is a yellow fruit, one of the most sour of citrus fruits. Lemons contain seeds of various sizes, and the lemon tree is particularly thorny. A "lemon" is also a term applied to a chronically faulty automobile, or other mechanical device.