What does pyrus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Pyrus, genus Pyrus(noun)

    fruit trees native to the Old World: pears

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pyrus(noun)

    a genus of rosaceous trees and shrubs having pomes for fruit. It includes the apple, crab apple, pear, chokeberry, sorb, and mountain ash

  2. Origin: [L. pyrus, or better pirus, pear tree.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Pyrus

    pī′rus, n. a genus of trees and shrubs of the natural order Rosaceæ, sub-order Pomeæ. [L. pyrus, for pirus, a pear-tree.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Pyrus

    A plant genus of the family ROSACEAE known for the edible fruit.

Editors Contribution

  1. pyrus

    A type of genus of shrub and tree which will yield leaves, wood and an edible fruit.

    The pyrus shrub and tree is planted in many countries around the world and is valued for its fruit, flower, wood and leaves.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyrus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pyrus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Images & Illustrations of pyrus

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