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orange

noun uk   /ˈɒr.ɪndʒ/  us   /ˈɔːr-/

orange noun (FRUIT)

A1 [C] a round sweet fruit that has a thick orange skin and an orange centre divided into many parts: a glass of orange juice
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orange noun (COLOUR)

[C or U] a colour between red and yellow: Orange is her favourite colour.
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orange

adjective uk   /ˈɒr.ɪndʒ/  us   /ˈɔːr-/
A1 of a colour between red and yellow: The setting sun filled the sky with a deep orange glow.
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orangeness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
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