Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
  • noun

Words related to crocus

any of numerous low-growing plants of the genus Crocus having slender grasslike leaves and white or yellow or purple flowers

References in periodicals archive ?
JSC CROCUS is currently carrying out a number of major infrastructure projects, including the construction of stadiums for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Kaliningrad and Rostov-on-Don.
The Dutch crocus, Crocus vernus, tend to be the bigger, showier varieties.
Crocus form small tight groups and do not spread widely.
In front of a press corps of international media, Trump announced that he is thrilled that the contest will be staged in the magnificent city of Moscow and thanked Crocus Group for hosting it.
In October 2011, Crocus announced a joint development agreement with IBM to further advance the technology, focusing on advanced development of the MLU architecture.
Research is still at an early stage and it's likely to be several years before the crocus drug is used in daily medical practice.
The Crocus genus includes approximately 80 species worlwide.
Crocus or what is called as 'The Red Gold' is a bulbous plant of Iridaceae family.
One herb traditionally recommended in Iranian folk medicine for the treatment of ED is saffron, the dried red stigma from Crocus satius L.
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) and Crocus Group have signed a deal to build the world's largest Holiday Inn hotel in Moscow.
Summary: IHG (InterContinental Hotels Group) and Crocus Group have signed a deal to build the world's biggest Holiday Inn hotel in Moscow, with an investment of more that $100m from Crocus Group.
I AM writing to encourage your readers to get walking this spring by organising a Crocus Walk for Breakthrough Breast Cancer.
To study the mechanism(s) of the relaxant effects of Crocus sativus (Iridaceae), the stimulatory effect of aqueous-ethanolic extracts of this plant and one of its constituent, safranal was examined on [beta]-adrenoceptors in tracheal chains of guinea pigs.
Goblets of colour that call out for attention, early-flowering crocus mark the shift in seasons from winter chill to the first pale yellow days of spring and the promise of brighter days to come.