from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A hothouse or plantation where pineapples are grown.
- n. A forest of pine trees.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A hothouse or (tropical) area used as a plantation for the cultivation of pineapple plants (genus Ananas) and production of their homonymous fruit.
- n. A pinewood, pinetum, forest or grove where pine trees are grown
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A pine forest; a grove of pines.
- n. A hothouse in which pineapples are grown.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A hothouse in which pineapples are raised. Also called pine-house and pine-stove.
- n. A place where pine-trees grow; especially, a pine-forest in which an extensive lumbering business is carried on, as in the forests of white pine (P. Strobus) of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.
- n. The field or ground in which pineapples are grown.
From pine (from Middle English, from Old English pīn, from Latin pinus) + -ery (Wiktionary)