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Pomelo vs. Oroblanco

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Pomelonoun

The large fruit of the Citrus maxima (syn. Citrus grandis), native to South Asia and Southeast Asia, with a thick green or yellow rind, a thick white pith, and semi-sweet translucent pale flesh.

Oroblanconoun

A hybrid fruit developed by crossing a pomelo and a white grapefruit. When fully developed, it is approximately the size of a grapefruit.

Pomelonoun

The tree which produces this fruit.

Oroblanco

An oroblanco, oro blanco (white gold), Pomelit (Israel) or sweetie (Citrus grandis Osbeck × C. Paradisi Macf.) is a sweet seedless citrus hybrid fruit similar to grapefruit. It is often referred to as oroblanco grapefruit.

Pomelonoun

Any of the citrus hybrids derived from this tree, particularly the grapefruit.

Pomelonoun

A variety of shaddock, called also grape fruit.

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Pomelonoun

southeastern Asian tree producing large fruits resembling grapefruits

Pomelonoun

large pear-shaped fruit similar to grapefruit but with coarse dry pulp

Pomelonoun

the largest of the citrus fruits, with a thick yellow skin and bitter pulp which resembles grapefruit in flavour.

Pomelonoun

the tree which bears the pomelo.

Pomelo

The pomelo (), pummelo (), or in scientific terms Citrus maxima or Citrus grandis, is the largest citrus fruit from the family Rutaceae and the principal ancestor of the grapefruit. It is a natural, i.e., non-hybrid, citrus fruit, native to Southeast Asia.

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