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clem·en·tine

 (klĕm′ən-tīn′, -tēn′)
n.
A deep red-orange, often seedless mandarin orange.

[French clémentine, after Father Clément Rodier (1829-1904), French missionary in Algeria in whose orphanage the variety was found growing .]

clementine

(ˈklɛmənˌtiːn; -ˌtaɪn)
n
(Plants) a citrus fruit thought to be either a variety of tangerine or a hybrid between a tangerine and sweet orange
[C20: from French clémentine, perhaps from the female Christian name]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clementine - a variety of mandarin orange that is grown around the Mediterranean and in South Africa
Citrus reticulata, mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarin orange tree - shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed; native to southeastern Asia
2.clementine - a mandarin orange of a deep reddish orange color and few seeds
mandarin orange, mandarin - a somewhat flat reddish-orange loose skinned citrus of China
Translations
klementinka
klementin
klementiini
mandarina
クレメンタイン
클레멘타인
klementin
ส้มชนิดหนึ่ง
quýt nhỏ

clementine

[ˈkleməntaɪn] Nclementina f

clementine

[ˈklɛməntiːn ˈklɛməntaɪn] n (= fruit) → clémentine f

clementine

n (= fruit)Klementine f

clementine

[ˈklɛmənˌtaɪn] nclementina, mandarancio

clementine

كَليمَنْتَيـن - نَوْع ٌمِنَ البُرْتُقالِ klementinka klementin Klementine κλημεντίνη clementina klementiini clémentine mandarina mandarino クレメンタイン 클레멘타인 clementine klementin klementynka clementina, tangerina клементин klementin ส้มชนิดหนึ่ง mandalina quýt nhỏ 小柑橘
References in classic literature ?
She begins to cry, and old black Clementine, her nurse, who is not far off, limps across the room to pick her up and carry her away.
I have been three times to Clementine about your underskirt, etc.
Clementine is programmed to be a prostitute, and her day-to-day existence feels very tragic especially since she seems so idealistic.
Gary Oldman is almost unrecognisable in the role of Churchill, thanks to a face mould and foam bodysuit that took four hours to get in place, while Kristin Scott Thomas plays his stoic and chic wife Clementine.
Clementine leaves Ohio as an ordinary girl in love; she wakes up in an Irish hospital alone, a sudden celebrity with no earthly idea of who she is, other than the one person on Earth for whom a plane crash may represent rebirth.
SERVES 12 INGREDIENTS n 2 x 500g tubs quality vanilla ice cream n 1kg panettone n 125ml Vin Santo n 3 heaped tbsp quality raspberry jam n 100g tinned cherries, in juice n 75g glace clementines (or other glace fruit) n1 clementine n 50g shelled pistachios n 300g quality dark chocolate (70%) n 25g unsalted butter
One morning, a little girl named Fatima and her grandfather wake up to find their clementine orchard savagely ransacked.
PERCHED on a London rooftop during the air raids of the Second World War, binoculars in hand, Clementine Churchill scanned the city skyline for fires caused by German bombs.
INGREDIENTS 100ml (31/2 fl oz) ginger liqueur (I use The King's Ginger liqueur) 600ml (20fl oz) fresh custard 300ml (10fl oz) double cream 1 teaspoon icing sugar 50g (13/4 oz) good-quality dark chocolate A few glace cherries, chopped FOR THE GINGER CAKE 225g (8oz) unsalted butter, plus extra for buttering the tin 225g (8oz) dark brown sugar 225g (8oz) black treacle 2 free-range eggs, beaten 290ml (93/4 fl oz) milk 340g (113/4 oz) plain flour 1 tablespoon ground ginger 1 tablespoon ground cinnamon A small fresh grating of nutmeg 2 teaspoons bicarbonate of soda FOR THE CLEMENTINE JELLY 150ml (5fl oz) water 50g (13/4 oz) caster sugar 300ml (10fl oz) clementine juice 4 gelatine leaves 3 clementines, segmented METHOD 1.
INGREDIENTS 5 tbsp olive oil 2 cloves of garlic, crushed 1/2 onion, diced 1tbsp tomato puree 1tsp fine sea salt 200ml water 1/2tsp turmeric 1tsp paprika 1tsp ground cumin 2 clementines, peel only, sliced Juice of 1 clementine 300g cod fillets A large handful of coriander, finely chopped Basmati rice, to serve METHOD 1.
Add the clementine peel and cook for 10 minutes until the peel is soft and almost falling apart.
The fabulous Benjamin Clementine is coming our way on Monday night when he takes to the stage at the Olympia Theatre.