Bartlett

noun
Bart·​lett | \ ˈbärt-lət How to pronounce Bartlett (audio) \

Definition of Bartlett

: a pear that has yellowish-green or sometimes red skin and whitish flesh and is the principal commercially produced pear in the U.S.

First Known Use of Bartlett

1828, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Bartlett

Enoch Bartlett †1860 U.S. merchant and horticulturist

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“Bartlett.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Bartlett. Accessed 28 May. 2022.

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Bartlett biographical name

Bart·​lett | \ ˈbärt-lət How to pronounce Bartlett (audio) \

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 (Entry 1 of 2)

John 1820–1905 American publisher and editor

Bartlett

geographical name
Bart·​lett | \ ˈbärt-lət How to pronounce Bartlett (audio) \

Definition of Bartlett (Entry 2 of 2)

1 village in northeastern Illinois west of Chicago population 41,208
2 city in southwestern Tennessee population 54,613

Note: Bartlett is a suburb of Memphis.

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