Origin of orange
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Other definitions for orange (2 of 2)
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The parasitic dodder grows, eventually covering its victim in a tangled, threadlike web of orange or yellow stems.This parasitic plant eavesdrops on its host to know when to flower|Jonathan Lambert|September 4, 2020|Science News
The brilliant reds and oranges of fall foliage — shining in the face of everything this year — can still be admired from the isolated safety of a family car.
The sale of non-essential items being permitted in designated “orange” and “green” zones—areas that were not Covid-19 hotbeds—is one of the reasons for the uptick.Indians are now spending more on e-commerce than they did in 2019|Ananya Bhattacharya|August 19, 2020|Quartz
After taking these courses, we made a collaborative short film, using a simple color palette—one character was orange, the other purple—and our usual systematic approach.
The researchers created a patch with larger needles to pierce the trunk of an orange tree.Silk-based microneedles may help treat diseased plants|Kathryn Hulick|June 18, 2020|Science News For Students
A sad-faced orange Star of David flashed across the iPhone screen as we swiped left on “James” (not his real name).
It took me 1,015 strokes to see this shade of green in a world of orange, and my jaw nearly dropped.Lost For Thousands of Strokes: 'Desert Golfing' Is 'Angry Birds' as Modern Art|Alec Kubas-Meyer|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Suddenly, light flooded the room, and I found myself lying on a filthy orange sofa across the room from where my rape occurred.I Was Gang Raped at a UVA Frat 30 Years Ago, and No One Did Anything|Liz Seccuro|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I learn by the third day to tell the nurse privately to make mine mostly orange juice.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A storage building became a ghostly concrete frame lit bright orange.
Some one had gathered orange and lemon branches, and with these fashioned graceful festoons between.
The long line of little gray, weather-beaten houses nestled peacefully among the orange trees.
An illumination broke over his whole face when he saw her and joined her under the orange tree.
Thus shall we see the destinies of this country guided under the orange and red flag.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
The Russians, on the contrary, prefer orange-yellow transparent specimens.
British Dictionary definitions for orange (1 of 3)
- the fruit of any of these trees, having a yellowish-red bitter rind and segmented juicy fleshSee also navel orange
- (as modifier)orange peel