Simple Definition of prickly pear
: a cactus that has yellow flowers and fruits shaped like pears; also : the fruit of this plant
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PRICKLY PEAR Defined for Kids
Definition of prickly pear
: a cactus with flat branching spiny stems and a sweet fruit shaped like a pear
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