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sweet orange

noun

Definition of sweet orange

  1. 1a :  an orange (Citrus sinensis) that is probably native to southeastern Asia, has a fruit with a pithy central axis, and is the source of the widely cultivated oranges of commerceb :  a cultivated orange derived from the sweet orange and usually having fruit with a relatively thin rind and sweet juicy edible pulp

  2. 2 :  the fruit of a sweet orange



1538

First Known Use of sweet orange

1538


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