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Synonyms for kumquat

any of several trees or shrubs of the genus Fortunella bearing small orange-colored edible fruits with thick sweet-flavored skin and sour pulp

small oval citrus fruit with thin sweet rind and very acid pulp

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According to the company, the new Glade Fresh Citrus Blossoms collection is "carefully crafted" from 100% disclosed fragrance components.
For white, Uvaggio Vermentino ($14) from California's Lodi region is particularly appealing, with a scent of citrus blossoms, Meyer lemon zest, and crushed minerals- It is bright, youthful, and fruity.
The crisp, fresh citrus blossoms and hints of nectarine and ripe pear in the wine complement the rich creaminess of the dish.
The smell of the Sun State's citrus blossoms was overpowered by the stench of discarded cigarettes and beer on the floor.
For at least two centuries, Northern Europeans have looked longingly across the Alps to a wondrous Italy, soft and languorous, over which hung the sweet scent of citrus blossoms.