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NOUN (5)

1. round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees;

2. orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow;
[syn: orange, orangeness]

3. any citrus tree bearing oranges;
[syn: orange, orange tree]

4. any pigment producing the orange color;

5. a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean;
[syn: Orange, Orange River]


ADJECTIVE (1)

1. of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange;
[syn: orange, orangish]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Orange \Or"ange\ ([o^]r"[e^]nj), n. [F.; cf. It. arancia, arancio, LL. arangia, Sp. naranjia, Pg. laranja; all fr. Ar. n[=a]ranj, Per. n[=a]ranj, n[=a]rang; cf. Skr. n[=a]ranga orange tree. The o- in F. orange is due to confusion with or gold, L. aurum, because the orange resembles gold in color.] [1913 Webster] 1. The fruit of a tree of the genus Citrus (Citrus Aurantium). It is usually round, and consists of pulpy carpels, commonly ten in number, inclosed in a leathery rind, which is easily separable, and is reddish yellow when ripe. [1913 Webster] Note: There are numerous varieties of oranges; as, the bitter orange, which is supposed to be the original stock; the navel orange, which has the rudiment of a second orange imbedded in the top of the fruit; the blood orange, with a reddish juice; and the horned orange, in which the carpels are partly separated. [1913 Webster] 2. (Bot.) The tree that bears oranges; the orange tree. [1913 Webster] 3. The color of an orange; reddish yellow. [1913 Webster] Mandarin orange. See Mandarin. Mock orange (Bot.), any species of shrubs of the genus Philadelphus, which have whitish and often fragrant blossoms. Native orange, or Orange thorn (Bot.), an Australian shrub (Citriobatus parviflorus); also, its edible yellow berries. Orange bird (Zool.), a tanager of Jamaica (Tanagra zena); -- so called from its bright orange breast. Orange cowry (Zool.), a large, handsome cowry (Cypraea aurantia), highly valued by collectors of shells on account of its rarity. Orange grass (Bot.), an inconspicuous annual American plant (Hypericum Sarothra), having minute, deep yellow flowers. Orange oil (Chem.), an oily, terpenelike substance obtained from orange rind, and distinct from neroli oil, which is obtained from the flowers. Orange pekoe, a kind of black tea. Orange pippin, an orange-colored apple with acid flavor. Quito orange, the orangelike fruit of a shrubby species of nightshade (Solanum Quitoense), native in Quito. Orange scale (Zool.) any species of scale insects which infests orange trees; especially, the purple scale (Mytilaspis citricola), the long scale (Mytilaspis Gloveri), and the red scale (Aspidiotus Aurantii). [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

orange \or"ange\, a. Of or pertaining to an orange; of the color of an orange; reddish yellow; as, an orange ribbon. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

orange adj 1: of the color between red and yellow; similar to the color of a ripe orange [syn: orange, orangish] n 1: round yellow to orange fruit of any of several citrus trees 2: orange color or pigment; any of a range of colors between red and yellow [syn: orange, orangeness] 3: any citrus tree bearing oranges [syn: orange, orange tree] 4: any pigment producing the orange color 5: a river in South Africa that flows generally westward to the Atlantic Ocean [syn: Orange, Orange River]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

101 Moby Thesaurus words for "orange": Catawba, Persian melon, Valencia orange, akee, alligator pear, ananas, apple, apricot, avocado, banana, bearberry, berry, bilberry, blackberry, cacao, candleberry, canistel, cantaloupe, capulin, casaba, checkerberry, cherimoya, cherry, citrange, citron, citrus, citrus fruit, civet fruit, crab apple, cranberry, currant, custard apple, damson, date, dewberry, elderberry, feijoa, fig, gooseberry, grape, grapefruit, guanabana, guava, honeydew, huckleberry, icaco, ilama, imbu, jaboticaba, jackfruit, jujube, kumquat, lemon, lime, lingonberry, litchi, loganberry, loquat, mammee apple, mandarin orange, mango, mangosteen, manzanilla, marang, mayapple, medlar, melon, mulberry, muscadine, muscat, muscatel, muskmelon, navel orange, nectarine, nutmeg melon, olive, papaw, papaya, passion fruit, peach, pear, persimmon, pineapple, pippin, plantain, plum, plumcot, pomegranate, prune, quince, raisin, rambutan, raspberry, red currant, strawberry, sugar apple, sugarplum, sweetsop, tangelo, tangerine, ugli fruit
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in Indiana Population (2000): 19306 Housing Units (2000): 8348 Land area (2000): 399.521148 sq. miles (1034.754978 sq. km) Water area (2000): 8.680658 sq. miles (22.482801 sq. km) Total area (2000): 408.201806 sq. miles (1057.237779 sq. km) Located within: Indiana (IN), FIPS 18 Location: 38.561967 N, 86.517884 W Headwords: Orange Orange, IN Orange County Orange County, IN
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in North Carolina Population (2000): 118227 Housing Units (2000): 49289 Land area (2000): 399.837927 sq. miles (1035.575434 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.374545 sq. miles (3.560056 sq. km) Total area (2000): 401.212472 sq. miles (1039.135490 sq. km) Located within: North Carolina (NC), FIPS 37 Location: 36.011889 N, 79.097018 W Headwords: Orange Orange, NC Orange County Orange County, NC
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in New York Population (2000): 341367 Housing Units (2000): 122754 Land area (2000): 816.337641 sq. miles (2114.304694 sq. km) Water area (2000): 22.208142 sq. miles (57.518822 sq. km) Total area (2000): 838.545783 sq. miles (2171.823516 sq. km) Located within: New York (NY), FIPS 36 Location: 41.406117 N, 74.279480 W Headwords: Orange Orange, NY Orange County Orange County, NY
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in Texas Population (2000): 84966 Housing Units (2000): 34781 Land area (2000): 356.403745 sq. miles (923.081422 sq. km) Water area (2000): 23.135833 sq. miles (59.921529 sq. km) Total area (2000): 379.539578 sq. miles (983.002951 sq. km) Located within: Texas (TX), FIPS 48 Location: 30.114604 N, 93.842055 W Headwords: Orange Orange, TX Orange County Orange County, TX
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in Vermont Population (2000): 28226 Housing Units (2000): 13386 Land area (2000): 688.557552 sq. miles (1783.355796 sq. km) Water area (2000): 3.182089 sq. miles (8.241572 sq. km) Total area (2000): 691.739641 sq. miles (1791.597368 sq. km) Located within: Vermont (VT), FIPS 50 Location: 43.995815 N, 72.374886 W Headwords: Orange Orange, VT Orange County Orange County, VT
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in Virginia Population (2000): 25881 Housing Units (2000): 11354 Land area (2000): 341.703767 sq. miles (885.008655 sq. km) Water area (2000): 1.703793 sq. miles (4.412804 sq. km) Total area (2000): 343.407560 sq. miles (889.421459 sq. km) Located within: Virginia (VA), FIPS 51 Location: 38.241950 N, 78.052767 W Headwords: Orange Orange, VA Orange County Orange County, VA
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in Florida Population (2000): 896344 Housing Units (2000): 361349 Land area (2000): 907.449436 sq. miles (2350.283150 sq. km) Water area (2000): 96.739535 sq. miles (250.554236 sq. km) Total area (2000): 1004.188971 sq. miles (2600.837386 sq. km) Located within: Florida (FL), FIPS 12 Location: 28.547129 N, 81.404159 W Headwords: Orange Orange, FL Orange County Orange County, FL
U.S. Gazetteer Counties (2000):

Orange -- U.S. County in California Population (2000): 2846289 Housing Units (2000): 969484 Land area (2000): 789.404295 sq. miles (2044.547652 sq. km) Water area (2000): 158.572057 sq. miles (410.699725 sq. km) Total area (2000): 947.976352 sq. miles (2455.247377 sq. km) Located within: California (CA), FIPS 06 Location: 33.731518 N, 117.861663 W Headwords: Orange Orange, CA Orange County Orange County, CA
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, NJ -- U.S. Census Designated Place in New Jersey Population (2000): 32868 Housing Units (2000): 12665 Land area (2000): 2.205364 sq. miles (5.711866 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.002154 sq. miles (0.005579 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.207518 sq. miles (5.717445 sq. km) FIPS code: 55020 Located within: New Jersey (NJ), FIPS 34 Location: 40.768300 N, 74.236031 W ZIP Codes (1990): 07050 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, NJ Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, CA -- U.S. city in California Population (2000): 128821 Housing Units (2000): 41904 Land area (2000): 23.394909 sq. miles (60.592534 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.505592 sq. miles (1.309478 sq. km) Total area (2000): 23.900501 sq. miles (61.902012 sq. km) FIPS code: 53980 Located within: California (CA), FIPS 06 Location: 33.802945 N, 117.832506 W ZIP Codes (1990): 92665 92666 92668 92669 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, CA Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, CT -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Connecticut Population (2000): 13233 Housing Units (2000): 4870 Land area (2000): 17.185400 sq. miles (44.509981 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.243378 sq. miles (0.630345 sq. km) Total area (2000): 17.428778 sq. miles (45.140326 sq. km) FIPS code: 57670 Located within: Connecticut (CT), FIPS 09 Location: 41.279547 N, 73.025416 W ZIP Codes (1990): 06477 Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, CT Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, OH -- U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 3236 Housing Units (2000): 1236 Land area (2000): 3.800982 sq. miles (9.844497 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.800982 sq. miles (9.844497 sq. km) FIPS code: 58604 Located within: Ohio (OH), FIPS 39 Location: 41.445454 N, 81.475182 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, OH Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, TX -- U.S. city in Texas Population (2000): 18643 Housing Units (2000): 8364 Land area (2000): 20.078322 sq. miles (52.002614 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.686873 sq. miles (1.778993 sq. km) Total area (2000): 20.765195 sq. miles (53.781607 sq. km) FIPS code: 54132 Located within: Texas (TX), FIPS 48 Location: 30.109217 N, 93.759133 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, TX Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, MA -- U.S. Census Designated Place in Massachusetts Population (2000): 3945 Housing Units (2000): 1663 Land area (2000): 6.001500 sq. miles (15.543814 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.013115 sq. miles (0.033968 sq. km) Total area (2000): 6.014615 sq. miles (15.577782 sq. km) FIPS code: 51230 Located within: Massachusetts (MA), FIPS 25 Location: 42.587796 N, 72.308163 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, MA Orange
U.S. Gazetteer Places (2000):

Orange, VA -- U.S. town in Virginia Population (2000): 4123 Housing Units (2000): 1712 Land area (2000): 3.236090 sq. miles (8.381433 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.008480 sq. miles (0.021962 sq. km) Total area (2000): 3.244570 sq. miles (8.403395 sq. km) FIPS code: 59496 Located within: Virginia (VA), FIPS 51 Location: 38.245894 N, 78.109786 W ZIP Codes (1990): Note: some ZIP codes may be omitted esp. for suburbs. Headwords: Orange, VA Orange