Definitions starting with W

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wild pear

[W Car. different sp.; from its fruit, which is shaped like and smells like the northern pear but is inedible] n. a tree, Clethra tinifolia: 1889 (Gardner 389). (Exuma, White)

Tags: noun, plant, tree

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Last update: 2010-11-24 21:50
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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