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n. pl. tan·ge·los
1. A hybrid citrus tree derived from a tangerine and a grapefruit or pomelo, having juicy flavorful fruit with a loose rind.
2. The fruit of this tree.
n, pl -los
1. (Plants) a hybrid produced by crossing a tangerine tree with a grapefruit tree
2. (Plants) the fruit of this hybrid, having orange acid-tasting flesh
[C20: from tang(erine) + (pom)elo]
n., pl. -los.
a hybrid fruit that is a cross between a grapefruit and a tangerine.
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|Noun||1.||tangelo - hybrid between grapefruit and mandarin orange; cultivated especially in Florida|
ugli, ugli fruit, tangelo - large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
|2.||tangelo - large sweet juicy hybrid between tangerine and grapefruit having a thick wrinkled skin|
edible fruit - edible reproductive body of a seed plant especially one having sweet flesh