pear-haw

pear haw

noun
a shrub or small tree, Crataegus uniflora, of the eastern and southern coastal areas of the U.S., having pear-shaped, orange-red fruit.
Also called blackthorn.
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pear haw

noun
erect and almost thornless American hawthorn with somewhat pear-shaped berries [syn: blackthorn
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