red pine

noun
1.
a pine, Pinus resinosa, of northeastern North America, having needles in groups of two and reddish bark.
2.
the wood of this tree, valued as timber.
Also called Norway pine.


Origin:
1800–10, Americanism

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red pine
 
n
Also called: rimu a coniferous tree, Dacrydium cupressinum, of New Zealand, having narrow sharp pointed leaves: family Podocarpaceae

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Example sentences
The chestnut also compared favorably when cross-referenced to studies of
  quaking aspen, red pine and white pine.
Red pine and white spruce are in the northern version.
We are on the southern boundary of the boreal forest of white and red pine,
  wintergreen and bunchberry.
Scattered white pine, red pine, and red oak were the dominant trees on exposed
  bedrock ridges.
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