a very sweet, yellow-green winter pear
also Comice pear
Origin of ComiceFrench
A cultivated variety of pear having juicy, fine-textured flesh and greenish-yellow skin with a russet-red blush.
Origin of ComiceFrom French (Doyenne du) Comice (Dean of the) Show from comice (agricole) (agricultural) show from Old French convention from Latin comitia ; see comitia .