from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The one-leaved piñon or nut-pine, Pinus monophylla: so called because there is only one leaf in a bundle.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. pinon of southwestern United States having solitary needles and often many stems; important as a nut pine


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