What is another word for saffron?

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[ sˈafɹɒn], [ sˈafɹɒn], [ s_ˈa_f_ɹ_ɒ_n]

How to use "Saffron" in context?

Saffron is a spice used mainly in Mediterranean cuisine. The crocus sativus plant is primarily used for saffron, but other cultivated species of crocus may also be used. These other species are mainly used for their dye properties, not for saffron. The stigma of the crocus sativus is the most expensive part of the plant and is the dried, orange-yellow stigmas of the flowers. Saffron is Abdul Qader Jelani, Farid Guliyev

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