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Noun1.Pyrus - fruit trees native to the Old World: pearsPyrus - fruit trees native to the Old World: pears
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
family Rosaceae, Rosaceae, rose family - a large family of dicotyledonous plants of order Rosales; have alternate leaves and five-petaled flowers with numerous stamens
pear tree, Pyrus communis, pear - Old World tree having sweet gritty-textured juicy fruit; widely cultivated in many varieties
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PYRUS SALICIFOLIA Weeping pear Pyrus salicifolia, the weeping pear, is a pendulous small tree with soft mintgreen leaves.
But the son of Pyrus was even more active in 2011 when he had 29 outings.
Home to a range of one and two-bedroom flats, Bellway's Pyrus development in Parkhead is an example of the new-build sites attracting those looking to take a first step onto the property ladder at a price they can afford.
The couple, both 22, had been looking at older properties when Nicola, who works as a beauty therapist, heard a radio ad for Bellway's Pyrus development in Parkhead, in Glasgow's east end.
Pyrus contains about 30 species of wild pears, growing natively across the Northern Hemisphere of the Old World.
9) Peduncles, leaves, and bark of Pyrus plants contains certain amounts of arbutin.
Conifers (Pinopsida) and Pyrus and Prunus (both of Rosaceae family) sustained significantly more damage than other genera.
Clive Drew''s seven-year-old is not getting any quicker, but connections of the gelded son of Pyrus must surely fancy their chances ahead of the Mix Business With Pleasure at Kempton Handicap.
00 saccharum officinanim (sugar cane) extract & citrus limon (lemon) fruit extract & betaine & hexvlene glycol & pyrus malus (apple) fruit extract & camellia sinensis leaf extract & hexapeptide-11) Red Door Type Fragrance (IFF) 0.
2008, Raitri, Sahiwal, Sargodha; 1 immature, Pyrus communis,