Any of several trees, genus Durio, of southeast Asia.
The spiky edible fruit of this tree, known for its strong taste and very strong, unpleasant odor.
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From Malay durian, from Proto-Malayic *duri-an, from Proto-Western Malayo-Polynesian *duʀi-an, from Proto-Austronesian *duʀi (“thorn”). Compare iwi.
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