pear definition

  • noun:
    • A widely cultivated tree (Pyrus communis) into the rose family members, having shiny leaves, white flowers grouped in a corymb, and delicious fresh fruit.
    • The fresh fruit with this tree, spherical during the base and tapering toward the stalk.
    • An edible fruit generated by the pear tree, much like an apple but elongated towards the stem.
    • A type of fruit-tree (Pyrus communis).
    • The timber associated with pear tree.
    • choke pear (a torture device)
    • The fleshy pome, or good fresh fruit, of a rosaceous tree (Pyrus communis), cultivated in a lot of varieties in temperate climates; in addition, the tree which bears this good fresh fruit. See Pear family members, here.
    • The fruit associated with pear-tree.
    • The tree Pyruts communis.
    • A pear-shaped pearl, are you aware that pendant of an ear-ring. Evelyn, Mundus Muliebris
    • old-world tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fresh fruit; widely cultivated in many types
    • sweet delicious gritty-textured fruit for sale in numerous types
  • others:
    • An obsolete type of peer.

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