Definition of Pearmain in English:

Pearmain

Line breaks: Pear|main
Pronunciation: /ˈpɛːmeɪn
 
, ˈpəːmeɪn, pəˈmeɪn
 
/

noun

A pear-shaped dessert apple of a variety with firm white flesh: Worcester Pearmain

Origin

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

Definition of Pearmain in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day anomalous
Pronunciation: əˈnämələs
adjective
deviating from what is standard, normal, or expected