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citrus fruit

[′si·trəs ‚früt]
(botany)
Any of the edible fruits having a pulpy endocarp and a firm exocarp that are produced by plants of the genus Citrus and related genera.
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Different kinds of citrus fruits (Lemon and Kinnow) have been fell prey to leprosy in warm and moderate areas that are causing damage to its production, size, and quality, they added.
On 20 November, Egypt will export its first shipment of citrus fruits for the 2014/2015 season, according to Mohamed Abd El-Hady, Chairman of the Citrus Committee at the Agriculture Export Council.
On September 5, at the extraordinary EU Agriculture Ministers' Council, Kouyialis had called for the inclusion of citrus fruits to the products to be compensated by the EU and on Monday the European Commission decided to provide financial support for the withdrawal of oranges, mandarins and clementines.
In the old days, we used to export the fruit to the Gulf region but now it sells at a very low price as people prefer other types of citrus fruits such as Abu Surra oranges, Valencia oranges and clementines.
A compound in citrus fruits may reduce the risk of stroke.
Waitrose had a strong grapefruit market share - accounting for over 11% of the UK market [Nielsen] - and was in a strong position to promote the new variety, said the retailer's citrus fruit buyer, Jane Goodson.
Citrus fruit is prone to hybridization, a benefit to the connoisseur but a headache for scientists attempting to keep up with classifying the new varieties that emerge in the marketplace.
The Sovereign was informed of the progress of the meteorological station network for the management of citrus fruit orchards' irrigation in the Souss-Massa-Draa region, for an amount of 10 million dirhams.
Our results indicate that Asian citrus psyllids can be transported with harvested citrus fruit.
CHOUX BUNS WITH CITRUS FRUIT CREAM AND GINGER CHOCOLATE SAUCE Ingredients For choux buns 65ml of water 65ml of milk 50g of butter - diced Pinch of sea salt Half a teaspoon of sugar 75g of plain flour - sifted 2 eggs For citrus fruit cream 3 yolks 65g of castor sugar 20g of plain flour - sifted 250ml of milk Half a vanilla pod - split and seeds scraped out Icing sugar 75ml whipped double cream Finely grated zest of 1 orange and 1 lemon For chocolate sauce 100g of good chocolate (70%) 75ml of milk 25ml of cream ' teaspoon ground ginger 20g of sugar Method 1.
Summary: Panic erupted in Iran last week as Iranian authorities discovered Israeli citrus fruit had accidentally been distributed and sold in Iranian markets.
Farmers of melons, citrus fruit and avocados will benefit from the end of the rule, according to El Nacional newspaper, which cited Eddy Martinez, director of the DR's Export and Investment Center.