[doo r-guh-poo r] /ˈdʊər gəˌpʊər/
a city in S West Bengal State, NE India.
a city in NE India, in West Bengal: heavy industry, including steelworks. Pop: 492 996 (2001)
[dur-uh m, duhr-] /ˈdɜr əm, ˈdʌr-/ noun 1. a county in NE England. 940 sq. mi. (2435 sq. km). 2. a city in this county. 3. a city in N North Carolina. 4. a town in SE New Hampshire. 5. Animal Husbandry. . /ˈdʌrəm/ noun 1. a former administrative county of NE England; became a […]
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Durham rule Dur·ham rule (dûr’əm) n. A 1954 U.S. rule used as a test of criminal responsibility and stating that an individual accused of a crime is not criminally responsible if the unlawful act was the product of mental disease or mental defect.
[doo r-ee-uh n, -ahn] /ˈdʊər i ən, -ˌɑn/ noun 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. /ˈdjʊərɪən/ noun 1. a SE Asian bombacaceous tree, Durio zibethinus, having very […]
[doo r-i-kruhst, dyoo r-] /ˈdʊər ɪˌkrʌst, ˈdyʊər-/ noun 1. a hard crust that forms on or in soil in semiarid climates owing to cementation of soil particles. Compare , (defs 1, 2). /ˈdjʊərɪˌkrʌst/ noun 1. another name for caliche (sense 2)