p. pears

Pears

[pairz]
noun
Peter, 1910–86, British tenor.
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Pears (pɪəz)
 
n
Sir Peter. 1910--86, British tenor, associated esp with the works of Benjamin Britten

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pear
O.E. pere, peru, common W.Gmc. (cf. M.Du., M.L.G. pere, Du. peer), from V.L. *pira, fem. sing. of L. pira, pl. of pirum "pear," a loan word from an unknown source.
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