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longleaf pine

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noun long·leaf pine \ˈlȯŋ-ˌlēf-\

Definition of longleaf pine

  1. :  a tall timber pine (Pinus palustris) of the southeastern United States with long needles in bundles of three and long cones; also :  its tough coarse-grained reddish-orange wood consisting mostly of heartwood and used especially for flooring and joinery



1796

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1796


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