tangor

noun
tan·gor | \ ˈtanˌjȯ(ə)r , ˈtaŋˌgȯ- \
plural -s

Definition of tangor 

1 : a hybrid between the mandarin orange and the sweet orange usually having large deeply colored and easily peeled fruit temple oranges are usually considered to be tangors

2 : the fruit of a tangor

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History and Etymology for tangor

blend of tangerine and orange

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