quarrian

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quarrian

(ˈkwɒrɪən) or

quarrion

n
(Animals) a cockatiel, Leptolophus hollandicus, of scrub and woodland regions of inland Australia, that feeds on seeds and grasses
[C20: probably from a native Australian language]
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The low-[DELTA] cultivar Quarrion (PI 483063) was crossed in 1991 to the high-[DELTA] cultivar Hartog (PI 483052).
The two varieties were matched for height and flowering time but, compared with the variety Matong, the variety Quarrion has lower g (by about one third), lower [DELTA][sup.
Veery 3') exhibits as much as 85% greater leaf conductance than Quarrion (Condon et al.