from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A tall evergreen timber tree (Pinus lambertiana) of the Pacific coast of North America, having needles with white lines on the back that are grouped in fascicles of five.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Pinus lambertiana, the largest species of pine, native to California and Oregon; particularly noted for its huge, distinctive cone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an immense coniferous tree (Pinus Lambertiana) of California and Oregon, furnishing a soft and easily worked timber. The resinous exudation from the stumps, etc., has a sweetish taste, and has been used as a substitute for sugar.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See pine.


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