Is the Orange a Fruit or Vegetable?

The orange is a citrus fruit produced primarily in the states of Florida, California, Texas and Arizona. The orange can be eaten in a variety of ways, including peeling and eating it raw, combining it with other fruits such as bananas and pineapples to make fruit cups, extracting the juice for drinking or used as a garnish for other dishes.

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