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n. pl. pum·me·los
Variant of pomelo.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pummelo - southeastern Asian tree producing large fruits resembling grapefruitspummelo - southeastern Asian tree producing large fruits resembling grapefruits
pomelo, shaddock - large pear-shaped fruit similar to grapefruit but with coarse dry pulp
genus Citrus - orange; lemon; lime; etc.
citrus tree, citrus - any of numerous tropical usually thorny evergreen trees of the genus Citrus having leathery evergreen leaves and widely cultivated for their juicy edible fruits having leathery aromatic rinds
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The availability of susceptible hosts was delimited by considering the total area of planted citrus in Mexico, including sweet orange, Mexican lime, tangerine (Citrus reticulata Blanco), and pummelo (Citrus maxima Burm.
And afterward, everywhere Emily looked, she saw soda inspiration: rosemary in a friend's garden, cherries from the farmers' market, and tasty by-products of her own cooking, like pummelo juice leftover from making candied pummelo peel.
There are certain relatives of grapefruit that we call pummelo, some of which are very, very low or have no furanocoumarins in them at all.
It feels most at home in temperate subtropical climates and over time, the original varieties of citron, pummelo and mandarin and their many hybrids have migrated around the world.
Lin is using samples of DNA from HLB-diseased pummelo and other citrus in China.
2005) when they assessed the genetic diversity of pummelo germplasms using AFLP and SSR markers.
Evaluation of antioxidant capacity of pummelo and navel oranges: extraction efficiency of solvents.
Jordan's Pummelo depicts how an ordinary family break-up becomes an emotional journey of discovery for three women.
Sweeter than the average grapefruit, the Pummelo is eaten not only as a citrus fruit but used in Thai salads with wing beans and grilled prawns, as well as the Vietnamese Goi Buoi, which includes crabmeat, chicken, Pummelo sections, and vegetables.
Its 'Adventures of the Orient' portfolio also introduces consumers to the taste delights of calamansi, pummelo, yuzu, rambutan and jackfruit among others.
Tangerines, clementines, pummelo (Asian grapefruit), Oro Blanco grapefruit, kumquats, and Moro oranges (with deep red interiors) are seasonal additions to the citrus menu.
Vietnamese Classic: Top crispy prawn crackers with a combination of pummelo pieces, lime juice, fish sauce, palm sugar, minced red chilies, carrots and rau ram herb (Vietnamese coriander) for a flavorful appetizer.