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Adjective: tangerine  ,tan-ju'reen
  1. Of a strong reddish orange colour
Noun: tangerine  ,tan-ju'reen
  1. A variety of mandarin orange
    - tangerine tree, nartjie [S.Africa], naartjie [S.Africa]
     
  2. Any of various deep orange mandarins grown in the United States and southern Africa
    - nartjie [S.Africa], naartjie [S.Africa]
     
  3. A reddish to vivid orange colour

Derived forms: tangerines

See also: chromatic

Type of: Citrus reticulata, mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarin orange tree, reddish orange

Encyclopedia: Tangerine, Florida