Definition of Pearmain in English:

Pearmain

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Pronunciation: /ˈpɛːmeɪn
 
, ˈpəːmeɪn, pəˈmeɪn
 
/

noun

Origin

Middle English (denoting an old variety of baking pear): from Old French parmain, probably based on Latin parmensis 'of Parma'.

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