durion


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Noun1.durion - tree of southeastern Asia having edible oval fruit with a hard spiny rinddurion - tree of southeastern Asia having edible oval fruit with a hard spiny rind
durian - huge fruit native to southeastern Asia `smelling like Hell and tasting like Heaven'; seeds are roasted and eaten like nuts
Durio, genus Durio - a genus of tall Asian trees of the family Bombacaceae
fruit tree - tree bearing edible fruit
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Appele durian en malais, latinise en durio, il est devenu en francais durion ou dourion, comme peuvent le lire les chalands du marche sino-vietnamien de la place Maubert a Paris--le nom etant ecrit sur un carton designant le contenu d'une grande corbeille, originaire de Thailande, pleine de volumineuses boules aux piquants aceres [.
A los efectos de las proyecciones, estas cuatro variedades se consideran "frutas tropicales principales"; otras frutas, como el litchi, el durion, el rambutan, la guayaba y la granadilla son designadas como "frutas tropicales secundarias" y aunque se producen y comercializan en volumenes mas reducidos, su participacion en el mercado ha ido aumentando rapidamente en los ultimos anos (FAO, 2004).
In 2001, Tecton patented the Durion finish, a smooth, weather-resistant acrylic thermoplastic that is extruded over the thermoset polyester and glass pultrusions for window and door frames.