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sugar pine

noun
1.
a tall pine, Pinus lambertiana, of California, Oregon, etc., having cones 20 inches (51 cm) long.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50, Americanism
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  • The tree species were as diverse as tan oak, sugar pine and sagebrush.
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sugar pine

noun
1.
a pine tree, Pinus lambertiana, of California and Oregon, having spreading pendulous branches, light brown cones, and sugary resin
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