Satsuma

Satsuma

[sat-soo-muh, sat-suh-muh Japanese sah-tsoo-mah]
noun
1.
a former province on S Kyushu, in SW Japan: famous for its porcelain ware.
2.
(lowercase) a kind of mandarin orange.
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satsuma (sætˈsuːmə)
 
n
1.  a small citrus tree, Citrus nobilis var. unshiu, cultivated, esp in Japan, for its edible fruit
2.  the fruit of this tree, which has a loose rind and easily separable segments
 
[C19: originally from the province of Satsuma, Japan]

Satsuma (ˈsætsʊˌmɑː)
 
n
a former province of SW Japan, on S Kyushu: famous for its porcelain

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