follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

stone pine

noun
1.
Also called umbrella pine, parasol pine. a tree, Pinus pinea, native to southern Europe, having branches forming an umbrellalike crown and bearing edible, nutlike seeds.
2.
any of several piñons.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for stone-pine

stone pine

noun
1.
a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinea, having a short bole and radiating branches forming an umbrella shape Also called umbrella pine
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for stone pine

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for stone

5
6
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with stone-pine