Definition of Longueville in US English:

Longueville

noun

  • A variety of pear. Frequently attributive as "Longueville pear", "Longueville pear tree".

Origin

Late 17th century. Probably ultimately from Longueville, the name of a village in the department of Seine-Maritime, Normandy, France.

Pronunciation

Longueville

/ˈlɒŋvɪl/