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  • n. an evergreen tree, most commonly of the species Pinus nigra; alternatively, Pinus thunbergii or Pinus jeffreyi.

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  • n. large two-needled timber pine of southeastern Europe
  • n. tall symmetrical pine of western North America having long blue-green needles in bunches of 3 and elongated cones on spreading somewhat pendulous branches; sometimes classified as a variety of ponderosa pine
  • n. New Zealand conifer used for lumber; the dark wood is used for interior carpentry
  • n. conifer of Australia and New Zealand
  • n. large Japanese ornamental having long needles in bunches of 2; widely planted in United States because of its resistance to salt and smog


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