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nAlso called: bitter orange
1. (Plants) an orange tree, Citrus aurantium, of tropical and semitropical regions: grown for its bitter fruit, which is used to make marmalade
2. (Plants) the fruit of this tree
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|Noun||1.||Seville orange - any of various common orange trees yielding sour or bitter fruit; used as grafting stock|
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
|2.||Seville orange - highly acidic orange used especially in marmalade|
orange - round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
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Seville orangen → arancia amara
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