red-pine

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

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To red-pine
Collins
World English Dictionary
red pine
 
n
Also called: rimu a coniferous tree, Dacrydium cupressinum, of New Zealand, having narrow sharp pointed leaves: family Podocarpaceae

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature