rang·​pur | \ ˈrəŋˌpu̇(ə)r \
variants: or rangpur lime
plural -s

Definition of rangpur

: any of various mandarin oranges with sour highly acid fruits

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First Known Use of rangpur

1814, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for rangpur

from Rangpur, town and region in East Bengal, Pakistan

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“Rangpur.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rangpur. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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