All leeches are very extensile and can contract the body to a plump, pear-shaped form, or extend it to a long and worm-like shape.
The world then, said Columbus, could not be a perfect round, but pear-shaped.
Hartley nodded a rather reluctant assent, and Ste. Marie prodded the pear-shaped cocher in the back with his stick.
The pear-shaped man didn't have arms either, Dewforth noticed.
These pear-shaped bodies are the feeding structures, each being a modified polyp-zooid.
This he moulded into a loop, and mounted inside a pear-shaped bulb of glass.
They are simple earth-pyramids, sometimes elliptical or pear-shaped, and vary in height from six to eighty feet.
Dangling from each one was a small, pear-shaped globule of metal.
The beads seem to be of a grayish, pear-shaped seed, and the seller assured us that they were the tears of St. Job.
Her chin was pear-shaped, and revealed decision of character.