choke pear

noun

Definition of choke pear

1a : a pear with an astringent taste
2 obsolete : a sarcasm by which one is put to silence : something that cannot be answered

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“Choke pear.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/choke%20pear. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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