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sugar pine

noun

Definition of sugar pine

  1. :  a very tall pine (Pinus lambertiana) found from Oregon to Baja California and having needles in clusters of five, cones up to 18 inches (46 cm) long, and soft reddish-brown wood; also :  its wood



1846

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1846


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