What does bitter orange mean?

bitter orange meaning in General Dictionary

very acid lime utilized particularly in marmalade

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  • some of various common tangerine woods producing sour or bitter fruit; used as grafting stock

Sentence Examples with the word bitter orange

The bitterness is imparted by such substances as bitter orange rind, gentian, rhubarb, quassia, cascarilla, angostura, quinine and cinchona.

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