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bigarade

[big-uh-reyd, bee-guh-rahd; French bee-ga-rad] /ˌbɪg əˈreɪd, ˌbi gəˈrɑd; French bi gaˈrad/
noun, plural bigarades
[big-uh-reydz, -rahdz; French bee-ga-rad] /ˌbɪg əˈreɪdz, -ˈrɑdz; French bi gaˈrad/ (Show IPA)
1.
a Seville or bitter orange.
adjective
2.
French Cookery. (of a sauce) prepared with bitter oranges:
duck bigarade.
Origin
1695-1705
1695-1705; < French: bitter orange < Provençal bigarrado, derivative of bigarrar to variegate; see bigarreau
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