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pearnoun [C or U]

uk   /peər/ us   /per/
A2 a sweet fruit, usually with a green skin and a lot of juice, that has a round base and is slightly pointed towards the stem

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pearnoun [C]

us   /peər/
a sweet, juicy, yellow or green fruit with a round base and slightly pointed top
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Translations of “pear”
in Korean 배…
in Arabic إجاص…
in Malaysian pokok pear…
in French (de) poire…
in Russian груша…
in Chinese (Traditional) 梨…
in Italian pera…
in Turkish armut…
in Polish gruszka…
in Spanish pera…
in Vietnamese quả lê…
in Portuguese pera…
in Thai ลูกแพร์…
in German die Birne, Birnen-……
in Catalan pera…
in Japanese 梨(なし)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 梨…
in Indonesian buah pir…
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