vergalieu
Virgalieu Vir"ga*lieu, n. [Cf. {Virgouleuse}.] (Bot.) A valuable kind of pear, of an obovate shape and with melting flesh of delicious flavor; -- more properly called White Doyenn['e]. [Written also {virgaloo}, {vergalieu}, {vergaloo}, etc.] [1913 Webster]

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  • vergaloo — Virgalieu Vir ga*lieu, n. [Cf. {Virgouleuse}.] (Bot.) A valuable kind of pear, of an obovate shape and with melting flesh of delicious flavor; more properly called White Doyenn[ e]. [Written also {virgaloo}, {vergalieu}, {vergaloo}, etc.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Virgalieu — Vir ga*lieu, n. [Cf. {Virgouleuse}.] (Bot.) A valuable kind of pear, of an obovate shape and with melting flesh of delicious flavor; more properly called White Doyenn[ e]. [Written also {virgaloo}, {vergalieu}, {vergaloo}, etc.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • virgaloo — Virgalieu Vir ga*lieu, n. [Cf. {Virgouleuse}.] (Bot.) A valuable kind of pear, of an obovate shape and with melting flesh of delicious flavor; more properly called White Doyenn[ e]. [Written also {virgaloo}, {vergalieu}, {vergaloo}, etc.] [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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