Definitions for "Saffron"
Keywords:  crocus, stigma, sativus, pungent, spice
A bulbous iridaceous plant (Crocus sativus) having blue flowers with large yellow stigmas. See Crocus.
The aromatic, pungent, dried stigmas, usually with part of the stile, of the Crocus sativus. Saffron is used in cookery, and in coloring confectionery, liquors, varnishes, etc., and was formerly much used in medicine.
An orange or deep yellow color, like that of the stigmas of the Crocus sativus.
Keywords:  zaafaran, rashi, tahini
Zaafaran Tahini Rashi
Keywords:  rumiko, takahashi, ranma, manga, minor
Saffron is an important minor character in Rumiko Takahashi's manga series Ranma ½.
Saffron is an extension to Java to incorporate SQL-like relational expressions. It features a pre-processor, a query optimizer, and a runtime library.