bigarade

[ big-uh-reyd, bee-guh-rahd; French bee-ga-rad ]
/ ˌbɪg əˈreɪd, ˌbi gəˈrɑd; French bi gaˈrad /

noun, plural bi·ga·rades [big-uh-reydz, -rahdz; French bee-ga-rad] /ˌbɪg əˈreɪdz, -ˈrɑdz; French bi gaˈrad/.

a Seville or bitter orange.

adjective

French Cookery. (of a sauce) prepared with bitter oranges: duck bigarade.

Origin of bigarade

1695–1705; < French: bitter orange < Provençal bigarrado, derivative of bigarrar to variegate; see bigarreau
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