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1. An orange tree (Citrus sinensis) that is widely cultivated in warm regions and has yellow to orange fruit with sweet juicy pulp.
2. The fruit of this tree.
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|Noun||1.||sweet orange - orange with sweet juicy pulp; often has a thin skin|
orange - round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees
Jaffa orange - sweet almost seedless orange of Israel
navel orange - seedless orange enclosing a small secondary fruit at the apex
Valencia orange - variety of sweet orange cultivated extensively in Florida and California
|2.||sweet orange - probably native to southern China; widely cultivated as source of table and juice oranges|
sweet orange - orange with sweet juicy pulp; often has a thin skin
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
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