orangery

[ awr-inj-ree, or- ]
/ ˈɔr ɪndʒ ri, ˈɒr- /

noun, plural or·ange·ries.

a warm place, as a greenhouse, in which orange trees are cultivated in cool climates.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. orangeism,
  2. orangeman,
  3. orangeman's day,
  4. orangemen,
  5. orangemen's day,
  6. oranges,
  7. orangevale,
  8. orangeville,
  9. orangewood,
  10. orangey

Origin of orangery

1655–65; < French orangerie, equivalent to orang(er) orange tree (derivative of orange orange) + -erie -ery

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orangery

/ (ˈɒrɪndʒərɪ, -dʒrɪ) /

noun plural -eries

a building, such as a greenhouse, in which orange trees are grown
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