durian


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  • noun

Synonyms for durian

tree of southeastern Asia having edible oval fruit with a hard spiny rind

huge fruit native to southeastern Asia 'smelling like Hell and tasting like Heaven'

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An extended flow test is now underway on Suban-4 to provide additional information about reservoir continuity between the Suban-4 and Durian Mabok-2 wells.
We are excited and delighted about the results of the Durian Mabok well,'' said William Fanagan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Gulf Indonesia.
The wells at Suban and Durian Mabok confirm Corridor as a long-life asset with dramatic upside,'' said Dr.
8220;Godrej Interio, Nilkamal, Featherlite, and Durian are currently the leading companies in the Indian furniture market.
Cecilia Ang, Executive Director at Foods Wise said, "We are thrilled of its initial market acceptance and will be sending more vacuum packed Musang King Durian to the UK and Europe as we are confident of further demand from this region not only for the fresh durian but also the durian paste used to make durian byproducts such as durian desserts like durian squares with 'oreo' cookies, ice cream, pancakes, tarts, mochi and puffs.
The monkeys roamed freely to the buffet tables, which cost about Au10,000, to enjoy a pricey variety of fruits including pineapple, papaya and durian.
It also held meetings with NGO's and international organizations durian the industry of olive to unite efforts and extend activities to promote this vital sector.
The woman in my third example (top) sells durian fruit in the Ben Tre, Vietnam, market.
Since Durian has control of Elm, it can instruct Elm how to vote at the meeting.
The hotel I stayed in had a clear prohibition -- no durian fruit could be brought into the hotel.
Then Bill - a captain with Fire Department - and Hunter continued their search for more survivors with team members Gary Durian and his dog, Baxter; Ron Horetski and his dog, Pearl; Jasmine Segura and her dog, Cadillac; Jason Vasquez and his dog, Maverick; and Ron Weckbacher and his dog, Dawson.
20% think that the durian - a pungent-smelling fruit, revered in South East Asia - is a salt-water fish, while 16% believe it to be a purple root vegetable; .
But if you look and smell past that, durian has a very unique and cool taste.
For dessert, we had the chilled avocado puree with ice-cream and sago; chilled pureed mango, sago and pomelo; and the crispy durian ice-cream.
The defendants gave vivid accounts of the execution of Howes, which prosecutor Hing Bun Chea told the court came after his killers offered him a final meal of apples and durian, a tropical fruit known for its pungent aroma.