Pronunciation: (door'ē-un, -än"), [key]
1. the edible fruit of a tree, Durio zibethinus, of the bombax family, of southeastern Asia, having a hard, prickly rind, a highly flavored, pulpy flesh, and an unpleasant odor.
2. the tree itself. Also,du'ri•on.
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