pear drop

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: a drop (as a jewel or a candy) that is shaped like a pear


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: having the shape of a pear
used of handles on furniture and also of supports for small arches employed in place of pillars in the 18th century

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“Pear drop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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