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[1] The petioles are short, almost wingless or slightly winged. }, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, Citrus reticulata is from Latin, where reticulata means "netted". { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, [13] Sometimes the story is told with gold balls instead of bags of gold, and oranges became a symbolic stand-in for these gold balls, and are put in Christmas stockings in Canada[13][14] along with chocolate coins wrapped in gold foil. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, "login": { { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11653860' }}, In traditional Chinese medicine, the dried peel of the fruit is used in regulation of ch'i and to enhance digestion.[11]. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_leftslot_160x600' }}, var mapping_houseslot_a = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([963, 0], [300, 250]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); 1 The fruit is high in Vitamin C and its juice is a popular drink. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot2_flex' }}, iasLog("exclusion label : lcp"); iasLog("exclusion label : resp"); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [300, 250] }}, dfpSlots['contentslot_1'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_mpuslot', [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid'], 'ad_contentslot_1').defineSizeMapping(mapping_contentslot).setTargeting('si', '1').setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'mid').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446383' }}, type: "html5", ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); expires: 60 var mapping_contentslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[300, 250], [336, 280], 'fluid']).addSize([0, 0], [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50], 'fluid']).build(); {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, "sign-in": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signin?rid=READER_ID", { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_leftslot' }}]}, {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, var pbMobileLrSlots = [ Among micronutrients, only vitamin C is in significant content (32% of the Daily Value) in a 100-gram reference serving, with all other nutrients in low amounts. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [300, 50] }}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, },{ There are up to 200 varieties and hybrids of mandarins around the world, including tangerines and … 'max': 36, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, }); { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [120, 600] }}, The mandarin orange is considered a native of south-eastern Asia and the Philippines. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, [16], Historically, the Christmas fruit sold in North America was mostly Dancys, but now it is more often a hybrid. {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, "error": true, The clusters display different patterns of pomelo introgression, have different deduced historical population histories, and are most closely related to distinct wild mandarins, suggesting two independent domestications in the north and south. googletag.pubads().addEventListener('slotRenderEnded', function(event) { if (!event.isEmpty && event.slot.renderCallback) { event.slot.renderCallback(event); } }); For many, the arrival of Japanese mandarin oranges signaled the real beginning of the holiday season. googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_ei", "mandarin"); { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_SR' }}, Mandarin oranges have always been considered as a traditional symbol of good fortune. Growing Cycle of a Mandarin Orange. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_rightslot' }}]}, The mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata), also known as the mandarin or mandarine, is a small citrus tree with fruit resembling other oranges, usually eaten plain or in fruit salads. mandarin noun [C] (FRUIT) (also mandarin orange) a small, sweet type of orange that has a thinner, looser skin. iasLog("criterion : cdo_ptl = entry-lcp"); name: "criteo" enableSendAllBids: false { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_topslot_mobile_flex' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '1666926', position: 'btf' }}, The mandarin is tender and is damaged easily by cold. [1] The fruits may be seedless or contain a small number of seeds. This is mainly because the word orange, when spoken in mandarin, sounds similar to the word “wealth”. googletag.pubads().setTargeting("cdo_l", "en"); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, That’s because the Chinese word for mandarin—kam—sounds similar to the word for “gold.” So, having mandarin oranges around the home at New Year is said to … [19] An 'acidic' group of cultivars including Sunki and Cleopatra mandarins that likewise previously were thought to be pure but since found to contain small regions of introgressed pomelo DNA are too sour to be edible, but are widely used as rootstock and grown for juice. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776338', position: 'btf' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, citrus tree , citrus - any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus Citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}]; In the genomic-based species taxonomy of Ollitrault et al., only pure mandarins would fall under C. reticulata, while the pomelo admixture found in the majority would cause them to be classified as varieties of C. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654156' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot' }}, pbjs.que.push(function() { filter: 'include' { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195467', size: [320, 100] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971065', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_ei = mandarin"); Princeton's WordNet (5.00 / 1 vote)Rate this definition: mandarin, mandarin orange, mandarin orange tree, Citrus reticulata (noun) shrub or small tree having flattened globose fruit with very sweet aromatic pulp and thin yellow-orange to flame-orange rind that is loose and easily removed; native to southeastern Asia { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971081', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, ga('set', 'dimension2', "entry"); { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654149' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, }, The small, loose-skinned, orange-yellow to deep orange-red fruit of this tree. [1] It is also used as a flavouring in liqueurs. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195466', size: [728, 90] }}, [19] Following initial hybridization, cultivars were produced by backcrossing the initial mandarin-pomelo hybrids to produce mandarins with limited pomelo contribution,[4] that differed between the northern and southern domesticates. The American Diabetes Association recommends eating fruits that have a low glycemic index, meaning they won't raise your blood sugar levels to a dangerous height. "loggedIn": false Improve your vocabulary with English Vocabulary in Use from Cambridge.Learn the words you need to communicate with confidence. 'pa pdd chac-sb tc-bd bw hbr-20 hbss lpt-25' : 'hdn'">, Paul Williams - Funkystock/imageBROKER/GettyImages. [4] Hybrid mandarins thus fall on a continuum of increasing pomelo contribution with clementines, sweet and sour oranges, and grapefruit. },{ The oranges are then packed in airtight sealed containers. dfpSlots['topslot_b'] = googletag.defineSlot('/23202586/cdo_topslot', [[728, 90]], 'ad_topslot_b').defineSizeMapping(mapping_topslot_b).setTargeting('sri', '0').setTargeting('vp', 'top').setTargeting('hp', 'center').addService(googletag.pubads()); {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, }; 'cap': true [23], (Species names are those from the Tanaka system. The form "mandarine" derives from the French name for this fruit. Kinno. [9], Mandarin orange fruits are small 40–80 millimetres (1.6–3.1 in). { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, [1] Their easiness to peel is an important advantage of mandarin oranges over other citrus fruits. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971079', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, Under the Swingle system, all these are considered to be varieties of a single species, Citrus reticulata. It is known for its loose, leathery skin that is easy to peel making it a favorite among kids and adults alike. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, Mandarin orange definition is - mandarin. iasLog("criterion : cdo_t = language"); [1] In Chinese cuisine, the peel of the mandarin orange, called chenpi, is used to flavor sweet dishes and sauces. priceGranularity: customGranularity, }, [17], Mandarins are one of the core ancestral citrus taxa, and are thought to have evolved in regions including South China and Japan in East Asia, and Vietnam in Southeast Asia. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446382' }}, [19], The Nanling Mountains are also home to northern and southern genetic clusters of domestic mandarins that have similar levels of sugars in the fruit compared to their wild relatives, but appreciably (in some almost 90-fold) lower levels of citric acid. var dfpSlots = {}; [20][4] Another group of mandarins, including some tangerines, Satsuma and King mandarins, show a greater pomelo contribution and derive from the limited-pomelo hybrids being crossed again, with sweet orange or pomelo, and likewise backcrossing in some cases, producing cultivars with moderate to high levels of pomelo introgression. var mapping_leftslot = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([1063, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600], [300, 600]]).addSize([963, 0], [[120, 600], [160, 600]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); "sign-out": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/signout?rid=READER_ID" "authorizationTimeout": 10000 { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776160', position: 'atf' }}, {code: 'ad_topslot_b', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[728, 90]] } }, "noPingback": true, [6] The name mandarin orange is a calque of Swedish mandarin apelsin [apelsin from German Apfelsine (Apfel + Sina) meaning Chinese apple], first attested in the 18th century. { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654150' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, // FIXME: (temporary) - send ad requests only if PlusPopup is not shown { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_topslot_728x90' }}, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [120, 600] }}, It can be grown in tropical and subtropical areas. iasLog("criterion : cdo_l = en"); Mandarins and tangerines both have high vitamin C and A levels, potassium and low carbohydrates and are recommended for diabetics. The name mandarin orange is a calque of Swedish mandarin apelsin [apelsin from German Apfelsine (Apfel + Sina) meaning Chinese apple], first attested in the 18th century. pbjs.que = pbjs.que || []; They make excellent container citrus, as there are several dwarf varieties available. { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_mpuslot' }}, iasLog("setting page_url: - https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/mandarin"); iasLog("criterion : cdo_tc = resp"); The fruit that many eat (or drink the juice of) to start their morning actually holds a coveted spot in Chinese New Year proceedings. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_btmslot' }}]}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446384' }}, }); Reddish-orange mandarin cultivars can be marketed as tangerines, but this is not a botanical classification. Producing more than one million tonnes each in 2019 were Spain, Turkey, Morocco, and Egypt.[10]. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346698' }}, bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162050', zoneId: '776358', position: 'atf' }}, Mandarin (/ ˈ m æ n d ər ɪ n / (); simplified Chinese: 官话; traditional Chinese: 官話; pinyin: Guānhuà; lit. googletag.enableServices(); Saint Nicholas is said to have put gold coins into the stockings of three poor girls so that they would be able to afford to get married. bids: [{ bidder: 'rubicon', params: { accountId: '17282', siteId: '162036', zoneId: '776140', position: 'atf' }}, type: "cookie", { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346693' }}, mandarin orange. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 100] }}, pid: '94' { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195451', size: [300, 250] }}, pbjs.setConfig(pbjsCfg); googletag.pubads().setTargeting("sfr", "cdo_dict_english"); { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '541042770', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, iasLog("criterion : cdo_c = " + ["arts_entertainment_media", "leisure_food_travel", "law_government_military"]); Department of Citrus, Florida Administrative Code", "Sequencing of diverse mandarin, pomelo and orange genomes reveals complex history of admixture during citrus domestication", "Hybrid Origins of Citrus Varieties Inferred from DNA Marker Analysis of Nuclear and Organelle Genomes", "Phylogenetic origin of limes and lemons revealed by cytoplasmic and nuclear markers", University of California Citrus Experiment Station, University of California, Riverside Citrus Variety Collection, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Mandarin_orange&oldid=1000100637, Articles with unsourced statements from January 2021, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2015, Articles with unsourced statements from July 2020, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Mangshan wild mandarins (only some, others being the genetically-distinct mangshanyegan), Owari, a well-known Satsuma cultivar that ripens during the late autumn. 'min': 3.05, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '387233' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '705055' }}, { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a9690ab01717182962182bb50ce0007', pos: 'cdo_mpuslot_mobile_flex' }}, Essential oil from the fresh peel may be used as a flavouring for candy, in gelatins, ice cream, chewing gum, and baked goods. googletag.pubads().set("page_url", "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/mandarin"); ga('create', 'UA-31379-3',{cookieDomain:'dictionary.cambridge.org',siteSpeedSampleRate: 10}); 'max': 3, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_MidArticle' }}, var pbjs = pbjs || {}; name: "unifiedId", "authorization": "https://dictionary.cambridge.org/auth/info?rid=READER_ID&url=CANONICAL_URL&ref=DOCUMENT_REFERRER&type=ENTRY_TRANSLATE&v1=english&v2=mandarin&v3=&v4=english&_=RANDOM", Native to Southeast Asia, the common mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata) belongs to the Rutacea family of citrus fruit. { bidder: 'onemobile', params: { dcn: '8a969411017171829a5c82bb4deb000b', pos: 'cdo_rightslot_flex' }}, { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '346688' }}, {code: 'ad_contentslot_1', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, addPrebidAdUnits(pbAdUnits); { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446385' }}, [19], The Tanaka classification system divided domestic mandarins and similar fruit into numerous species, giving distinct names to cultivars such as willowleaf mandarins (C. deliciosa), satsumas (C. unshiu), tangerines (C. tangerina). Canned mandarin segments are peeled to remove the white pith prior to canning; otherwise, they turn bitter. { bidder: 'sovrn', params: { tagid: '446381' }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971080', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '11654174' }}, Mandarin orange fruits are sweet to taste, and can be eaten as whole or squeezed to make juice. Recent Examples on the Web At night, Courter says, Meghan wears Bvlgari BLV II, with notes of violet, mandarin orange, star anise, licorice, iris absolute, patchouli blossom, vetiver, benzoin, ambergris, cistus rockrose, and musks. } 'Orange Trains' – trains with boxcars painted orange – alerted everyone along the way that the irresistible oranges from Japan were back again for the holidays. { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_HDX' }}, storage: { {code: 'ad_contentslot_1', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_mpuslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_mpuslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [320, 100], [320, 50], [300, 50]] } }, window.ga=window.ga||function(){(ga.q=ga.q||[]).push(arguments)};ga.l=+new Date; The mandarin orange (Citrus reticulata), also known as the mandarin or mandarine, is a small citrus tree with fruit resembling other oranges. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195453', size: [320, 50] }}, The wild mandarins were found to be free of the introgressed pomelo (C. maxima) DNA found in domestic mandarins but they did appear to have small amounts (~1.8%) of introgression from the ichang papeda, which grows wild in the same region. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195464', size: [160, 600] }}, 'increment': 0.05, name: "idl_env", var mapping_topslot_b = googletag.sizeMapping().addSize([746, 0], [[728, 90]]).addSize([0, 0], []).build(); {code: 'ad_rightslot', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_rightslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, }, {code: 'ad_btmslot_a', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_btmslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_btmslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250]] } }, { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195465', size: [300, 250] }}, ... fruit A mandarin or a mandarin orange is a small orange whose skin comes off easily. { bidder: 'pubmatic', params: { publisherId: '158679', adSlot: 'cdo_mpuslot1' }}]}]; {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, This page was last edited on 13 January 2021, at 15:52. { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971063', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, filterSettings: { { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_rightslot2' }}, { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_topslot' }}, { bidder: 'triplelift', params: { inventoryCode: 'Cambridge_Billboard' }}, { bidder: 'appnexus', params: { placementId: '19042093' }}, name: "_pubcid", iasLog("exclusion label : wprod"); { bidder: 'criteo', params: { networkId: 7100, publisherSubId: 'cdo_btmslot' }}, The form "mandarine" derives from the French name for this fruit. { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '195452', size: [336, 280] }}, { bidder: 'openx', params: { unit: '539971067', delDomain: 'idm-d.openx.net' }}, },{ {code: 'ad_topslot_b', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_topslot', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_topslot' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[728, 90]] } }, name: "pubCommonId", { bidder: 'ix', params: { siteId: '555365', size: [300, 250] }}, {code: 'ad_rightslot2', pubstack: { adUnitName: 'cdo_rightslot2', adUnitPath: '/23202586/cdo_rightslot2' }, mediaTypes: { banner: { sizes: [[300, 250], [120, 600], [160, 600]] } }, Common mandarin orange is medium-small and shaped like a flatted sphere also said to symbolise “ ”! 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