What does the word pear mean?

Usage examples for pear

  1. Apple and pear- trees covered with glittering red and yellow fruit, plums of all colors looking as if the shining crop were turned to roses and lilies, the fallen surplus lying unnoticed on the ground. – Timar's Two Worlds by Mór Jókai
  2. Is that her pear- tree? – The Lamplighter by Maria S. Cummins
  3. When the sun's another month higher it will start all the machinery in the apple, cherry, and pear trees and the small fruits, and it will turn out a crop the first year you're here that will put money in your pocket. – Driven Back to Eden by E. P. Roe