mandarin orange

noun

Definition of mandarin orange

Examples of mandarin orange in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The menu will be filled with seltzers in flavors like sour apple, mandarin orange, candy apple, lemonades and creative fall flavors like blueberry cobbler. Dahlia Ghabour, The Courier-Journal, 23 July 2021 The duo buys and mixes fragrance oils to create enticing aromas, such as lemon blueberry biscuit, vanilla pumpkin pie, sugared mandarin orange, cinnamon bun, grapefruit, and black tea. BostonGlobe.com, 29 June 2021 Made using the classical method, the wine has a deep straw yellow color with fresh citrus notes of yellow grapefruit and mandarin orange. Irene S. Levine, Forbes, 23 June 2021 With notes of lychee, cassis, mandarin orange and peony, this is the fragrance version of sitting under the trees in Washington Square Park to eat a scrumptious pastry. New York Times, 12 May 2021 This non-toxic bath and body set includes everything moms need to jumpstart a self-care ritual, from a moisture-balancing lotion to a relaxing body wash infused with bergamot, mandarin orange and geranium flower notes. Jennifer Ford, Forbes, 7 May 2021 Yuzu, a Japanese citrus fruit with a flavor resembling a mashup of grapefruit, lemon and mandarin orange, is a perfect complement to the beer's citrus-forward hops. Michael Agnew, Star Tribune, 7 Apr. 2021 Pipette To Mama, With Love This non-toxic bath and body set includes everything moms need to jumpstart a self-care ritual, from a moisture-balancing lotion to a relaxing body wash infused with bergamot, mandarin orange and geranium flower notes. Jennifer Ford, Forbes, 9 Apr. 2021 At night, Courter says, Meghan wears Bvlgari BLV II, with notes of violet, mandarin orange, star anise, licorice, iris absolute, patchouli blossom, vetiver, benzoin, ambergris, cistus rockrose, and musks. Rachel Burchfield, Harper's BAZAAR, 4 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of mandarin orange

1771, in the meaning defined above

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1 Aug 2021

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“Mandarin orange.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mandarin%20orange. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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