a small, yellowish-brown variety of pear.
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How to use Seckel in a sentence
We used to come over here last fall and get pearstheres a dandy Seckel tree back there.The Turner Twins | Ralph Henry Barbour
The San Saba may be regarded as a standard of quality among pecans, as the Seckel is among pears.The Pecan and its Culture | H. Harold Hume
This was a hybrid produced from the crossing of Seckel with Belle Lucrative.
The pears are also more brightly colored than those of Seckel.
It was obtained by crossing Seckel with Gansel Bergamot, whence its name.