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[ɔʀɑ̃ʒ], (Noun)

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- a town in southern France, on the River Rhône, home of the ancestors of the Dutch royal house.


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[ˈɒrɪn(d)ʒ], (Adjective)

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- relating to the Orange Order
(e.g: Orange marches)


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[ˈɒrɪn(d)ʒ], (Noun)

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- a large round juicy citrus fruit with a tough bright reddish-yellow rind
(e.g: eat plenty of oranges)

- the leathery-leaved evergreen tree that bears the orange, native to warm regions of South and SE Asia. Oranges are a major commercial crop in many warm regions of the world.

- a bright reddish-yellow colour like that of the skin of a ripe orange
(e.g: tones of golden brown and orange)

- a butterfly with mainly or partly orange wings.


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late Middle English: from Old French orenge (in the phrase pomme d'orenge), based on Arabic nāranj, from Persian nārang


[ˈɒrɪn(d)ʒ], (Adjective)

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- reddish yellow
(e.g: there was an orange glow in the sky)


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