satsuma

noun sat·su·ma \ sat-ˈsü-mə , ˈsat-sə- \

Definition of satsuma

1 :any of several cultivated cold-tolerant mandarin trees that bear medium-sized largely seedless fruits with thin smooth skin
2 :the fruit of a satsuma

Origin and Etymology of satsuma

Satsuma, former province in Kyushu, Japan


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