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Seville orange

Line breaks: Sev|ille or¦ange
Pronunciation: /ˈsɛvɪl
 
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Definition of Seville orange in English:

noun

A bitter orange used for marmalade.
Example sentences
  • Whole Seville oranges can actually be wrapped in cling film and frozen for later use.
  • Guess who is taking the orders for the Wicklow venison and the wild Irish mallard with Seville oranges?
  • There are all sorts of marmalade recipes but, in our opinion, the real stuff is always made with Seville oranges.

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