from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An evergreen timber tree (Pinus resinosa) of northeast North America, having long flexible glossy leaves grouped in fascicles of two. Also called Norway pine.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. an American species of pine (Pinus resinosa); -- so named from its reddish bark.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. tall New Zealand timber tree
- n. pine of eastern North America having long needles in bunches of two and reddish bark
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We have also but one pine, though that one is the chief of its family; the noble white pine, the pride of the Alleghanies; neither the yellow, the pitch, nor the red pine is known here, so far as one can discover.