Meaning of orange blossom

or'ange blos"som

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. the white flower of an orange tree, esp. of the genus Citrus, much used in wreaths, bridal bouquets, etc.: the state flower of Florida.
  2. a cocktail made of gin, orange juice, and sugar, shaken together with ice.
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