chinotto

noun

chi·​not·​to
kēˈnȯt(ˌ)ō
variants or chinotto orange
plural chinotti
-tē
: sour orange
especially : a broad-leafed variety of the sour orange tree

Word History

Etymology

Italian, from obsolete China China

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“Chinotto.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chinotto. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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