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lodgepole pine

[loj-pohl] /ˈlɒdʒˌpoʊl/
noun
1.
a tall, narrow, slow-growing coniferous tree, Pinus contorta, of western North America, having egg-shaped cones that remain closed for years.
2.
the wood of this tree, used as timber.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; lodge + pole1
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