honeybell

noun
hon·​ey·​bell | \ˈhə-nē-ˌbel \

Definition of honeybell 

: minneola tangelo For those unfamiliar with honeybells, they are a hybrid of a tangerine and a pomelo, or grapefruit. Similar in appearance to oranges, they're distinguished by their taste—more mild, less sweet.— Caitlin Johnston

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1967, in the meaning defined above

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