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      n   pl   , -ries   wine made of pears, similar in taste to cider  
     (C14 pereye, from Old French peré, ultimately from Latin pirum pear)  


Perry  
      n  
1    Fred(erick John). 1909--95, English tennis and table-tennis player; world singles table-tennis champion (1929); Wimbledon singles champion (1934--36)  
2    Matthew Calbraith. 1794--1858, U.S. naval officer, who led a naval expedition to Japan that obtained a treaty (1854) opening up Japan to western trade  
3    his brother, Oliver Hazard. 1785--1819, U.S. naval officer. His defeat of a British squadron on Lake Erie (1813) was the turning point in the War of 1812, leading to the recapture of Detroit  
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Perry  
      n  
1    Fred(erick John). 1909--95, English tennis and table-tennis player; world singles table-tennis champion (1929); Wimbledon singles champion (1934--36)  
2    Matthew Calbraith. 1794--1858, U.S. naval officer, who led a naval expedition to Japan that obtained a treaty (1854) opening up Japan to western trade  
3    his brother, Oliver Hazard. 1785--1819, U.S. naval officer. His defeat of a British squadron on Lake Erie (1813) was the turning point in the War of 1812, leading to the recapture of Detroit  


perry  
      n   pl   , -ries   wine made of pears, similar in taste to cider  
     (C14 pereye, from Old French peré, ultimately from Latin pirum pear)  

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perjury, per, Percy, perky

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n.
spelling for "girl" used by Katie Perry
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