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The pear () tree and shrub are a species of genus Pyrus , in the family Rosaceae, bearing the pomaceous fruit of the same name. Several species of pear are valued for their edible fruit and juices while others are cultivated as trees..

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Definitions of "pear"

  • A widely cultivated tree (Pyrus communis) in the rose family, having glossy leaves, white flowers grouped in a corymb, and edible fruit. noun
  • The fruit of this tree, spherical at the base and tapering toward the stalk. noun
  • An edible fruit produced by the pear tree, similar to an apple but elongated towards the stem. noun
  • A type of fruit tree (Pyrus communis). noun
  • The wood of the pear tree. noun
  • choke pear (a torture device) noun
  • The fleshy pome, or fruit, of a rosaceous tree (Pyrus communis), cultivated in many varieties in temperate climates; also, the tree which bears this fruit. See Pear family, below. noun
  • An obsolete form of peer.
  • The fruit of the pear-tree. noun
  • The tree Pyruts communis. noun
  • A pear-shaped pearl, as for the pendant of an ear-ring. Evelyn, Mundus Muliebris noun
  • Old World tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fruit; widely cultivated in many varieties noun
  • sweet juicy gritty-textured fruit available in many varieties noun

The word "pear" in example sentences

The prickly pear is ideal food for the Collared Peccary due to its high water content.. [Archive 2009-06-01]

A ripe pear is juicy and tender, and no matter how tasty, it can be difficult to imagine a ripe pear holding up as well as an apple in a pie or cobbler or other fruit-heavy dish.. [Pear and Cranberry Cobbler | Baking Bites]

Hawaiian pear is now fully ripe and this is the golden hour for the United States to pluck it.. [James Houston discusses Bird of Another Heaven]

Add the fennel and pear, saute until the pear is soft.. [A little seasonal inspiration… at]

Like a melting snowflake, the perfectly ripe pear is a fleeting thing.. [Tender delights]

I love the pear in this, the last few pear cake recipes I've seen have pureed the pear but I love when the pear is in chunks - you just appreciate the pear flavour better I think.. [Recipe for Pear Pecan Cake with Lemon Glaze (Κέικ με Aχλάδια και Πεκάν)]

For whom love might be no more than open-arse and poperin pear?. [They Had Me At ‘Scrotum’ | Her Bad Mother]

Bake for about 20-30 minutes, until the pear is very tender.. [Archive 2006-10-01]

A pear is just a pear, except when it is also a laser-coded information delivery system with advanced security clearance.. [Boing Boing: July 17, 2005 - July 23, 2005 Archives]

This body type is commonly referred to as pear-shaped, but I don't think it does anyone any good to compare herself to fruits or vegetables - unless we're discussing Paris Hilton's mental acuity.. [Original Signal - Transmitting Buzz]

The pear is Whole and ripe, and the bottle is genuine; it hasn’t been cut in any way.. [This is a Quiz for People Who Know Everything « You Got to be Kidding's Blog]

Incidentally, Tooti’s engravings are done in pear-wood or beech, her woodcuts mostly in birch.. [Archive 2005-06-19]

The pear was a perfect addition to the salad and getting a bite with proscuitto, pear and escarole was delightful.. [Archive 2009-02-01]

The Indian market is flooded with pears from all over the world but the China pear or the Ya pear was my choice for the flesh, juiciness and the aroma.. [Baked Pears]

A fleshiness ill-placed, in other words, a pear-shaped stomach, altered the once elegant proportions of the ex-young man.. [A Start in Life]

At the top of the pear was an enormous head, in the shape of a rugby ball, and this rugby-ball head was disastrously covered with orange-brown freckles, like an overripe banana.. [Wake Up, Sir!]

Pear Translates

TurkishPear English to Turkish Translate
i. armut; armut ağacı, bot. Pyrus communis. wild pear ahlat.i. armut; armut ağacı, bot. Pyrus communis. wild pear ahlat.

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Pear Word Data

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  • Hyphenation pear


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