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Oregon pine

noun
Origin of Oregon pine
1835-1845
1835-45
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  • And with regard to this Oregon pine another peculiar feature of the Atlantic coast lumber market becomes apparent.

  • The lumberman sells the output of his mills under the trade name, "Oregon pine."

    Trees Worth Knowing Julia Ellen Rogers
  • In the California lumber markets it is known as “Oregon pine.”

    Travels in Alaska John Muir
  • The Douglas fir (our Oregon pine) grows to tremendous proportions, especially on the north end of the island.

    On Canada's Frontier Julian Ralph
  • Oregon pine, or some light-colored wood, with a strong contrasting grain may be used for staining in imitation of oak.

    Carpentry for Boys J. S. Zerbe
  • I was at first puzzled to know what kind it was, but at last I recognized it as a Douglas fir or "Oregon pine."

    The Spell of the Rockies Enos A. Mills

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