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pear

pear

 
pronunciation:
peIr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a rounded, white-fleshed, edible fruit that narrows at the stem end.
 
definition 2: the tree, related to apples and roses, that bears this fruit.
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The words pear, pair, and pare sound alike but have different meanings.
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  food, fruit, tree