tangor


tangor
noun
large citrus tree having large sweet deep orange fruit that is easily peeled; widely cultivated in Florida
Hypernyms: ↑orange, ↑orange tree
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Citrus
Part Meronyms: ↑temple orange

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\\ˈtanˌjȯ(ə)r, ˈtaŋˌgȯ-\ noun (-s)
Etymology: blend of tangerine and orange
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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/tan"jawr, tang"gawr/, n.
[TANG(ERINE) + OR(ANGE)]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • tangor — /tan jawr, tang gawr/, n. See temple orange. [TANG(ERINE) + OR(ANGE)] * * * …   Universalium

  • tangor — tan·gor …   English syllables

  • Ortanique — Tangor Ortanique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Citrus × nobilis —   Tangor Clasificación científica Reino: Plantae …   Wikipedia Español

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