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Norfolk Island pine

noun
1.
a coniferous evergreen tree, Araucaria heterophylla (or A. excelsa), having whorled branches and needlelike foliage, widely cultivated as a houseplant.
Also called Australian pine, Norfolk pine.
Origin
1795-1805
1795-1805
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Norfolk Island pine

noun
1.
a tall coniferous tree, Araucaria heterophylla, native to Norfolk Island and widely cultivated
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