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yellow pine

noun
1.
any of several North American pines yielding a strong, yellowish wood.
2.
the wood of any such tree.
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10, Americanism
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  • The yellow pine of the south and the hardwoods are now following, and the famine in hickory is upon us.

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