d'Anjou

noun
d'An·​jou | \ ˈdan-ˌjü How to pronounce d'Anjou (audio) , -ˌzhü \
variants: or D'Anjou or d'Anjou pear or D'Anjou pear

Definition of d'Anjou

: anjou Sweet and succulent when ripe, red D'Anjou pears are similar to their green counterparts.— Mary-Liz Shaw

First Known Use of d'Anjou

1876, in the meaning defined above

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“D'Anjou.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/d%27Anjou. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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