Valencia orange
noun Etymology: Valencia, Spain Date: 1858 a sweet orange of a juicy thin-skinned cultivar grown in the U.S. — called also Valencia

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  • Orange — apelsininis citrinmedis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Rūtinių šeimos medingas, maistinis, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Citrus sinensis), auginamas atogrąžose ir paatogrąžiuose; jo vaisiai valgomi, iš jų gaminami gėrimai, kvapiosios… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

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