Valencia orange

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noun Va·len·cia orange \və-ˈlen-ch(ē-)ə, -len(t)-sē-ə\

Definition of Valencia orange

  1. :  a sweet orange of a juicy thin-skinned cultivar grown in the U.S. —called also Valencia

Origin and Etymology of valencia orange

after Valencia, Spain


First Known Use: 1858


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