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English definition of “tangerine”


noun uk   /ˌtæn.dʒəˈriːn/ us    /ˈtæn.dʒə.riːn/

tangerine noun (FRUIT)

[C] a fruit like a small orange with a loose skinTypes of fruit

tangerine noun (COLOUR)

[U] a dark orange colour


adjective uk   /ˌtæn.dʒəˈriːn/ us    /ˈtæn.dʒə.riːn/
of a dark orange colourLess common coloursCommon colours
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