Sentence Examples


  • The caroub tree and the prickly pear are extensively cultivated.
  • Proteaceae), an Australian genus of trees with very thick, woody, inversely pear-shaped fruits which split into two parts when ripe.
  • The fruit of the pear is produced on spurs, which appear on shoots more than one year old.
  • Varieties occur with yellow and reddish pulp; and there are also pear-shaped varieties.
  • Prickly pear (opuntia) hedges are as frequent as in Sicily.