bitter orange tree


Also found in: Thesaurus.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bitter orange tree - any of various common orange trees yielding sour or bitter fruitbitter orange tree - any of various common orange trees yielding sour or bitter fruit; used as grafting stock
bitter orange, Seville orange, sour orange - highly acidic orange used especially in marmalade
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
orange tree, orange - any citrus tree bearing oranges
References in periodicals archive ?
Which essential oil is produced from the blossom of the bitter orange tree? 30.
The combination of bitter orange tree wax and olive squalane protects lashes from the harsh effects of salt water and chlorine whilst nourishing and conditioning them.
Neroli oil is a plant oil produced from the blossom of the bitter orange tree. Its scent is sweet, honeyed and somewhat metallic.