hard pine


Definition of hard pine

: a pine (such as longleaf pine or pitch pine) that has hard wood and leaves usually in groups of two or three also : the wood of a hard pine

Examples of hard pine in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Until their furniture arrived, the couple slept on the hard pine floor at the store building. Joy Wallace Dickinson, orlandosentinel.com, "From Lake Helen to Christmas, history-based gatherings put out a welcome mat for the holidays," 24 Nov. 2019 The open floor plan kitchen/living room has a hard pine kitchen island. NOLA.com, "What can $285,000 buy in Holy Cross, the Central Business District and Algiers Point?," 2 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of hard pine

1797, in the meaning defined above

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“Hard pine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hard%20pine. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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