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  • adj. Having a shape or cross-section like the cross-section of a pear.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of the form of a pear.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Shaped like a pear; pointed or peaked above and ovate beneath: specifically, in bot, obovoid or obconical with more tapering base; pyriform.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. having a round shape tapered at one end
  • adj. (of sounds) full and rich

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