princeton orange

noun, often capitalized P
prince·​ton orange | \ˈprinztən-, -in(t)stən-\

Definition of princeton orange 

: a strong orange that is yellower, stronger, and slightly lighter than pumpkin and redder, darker, and slightly less strong than cadmium orange

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