white pine

a large, irregularly branched pine, Pinus strobus, of eastern North America, having gray bark and yielding a light-colored, soft, light wood of great commercial importance.
the wood itself.
any of various other similar species of pine.

1675–85, Americanism

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white pine
1.  a North American coniferous tree, Pinus strobus, having blue-green needle-like leaves, hanging brown cones, and rough bark: family Pinaceae
2.  the light-coloured wood of this tree, much used commercially
3.  another name for kahikatea

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Fragrant white pine, red spruce and balsam fir shade her cabin.
The chestnut also compared favorably when cross-referenced to studies of quaking aspen, red pine and white pine.
Hikers will see granite cliffs, a white pine forest, and array of waterfalls along their trek.
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