lodgepole pine

noun lodge·pole pine \ ˈläj-ˌpōl- \

Definition of lodgepole pine

:any of several pines of western North America with needles in pairs and short ovoid usually asymmetric cones: such as
a :a small chiefly coastal pine (Pinus contorta var. contorta) with thick deeply furrowed bark and hard strong coarse-grained medium-light wood
b :a tall straight pine (P. contorta var. latifolia) with thin and little furrowed bark and soft weak fine-grained lightweight wood

First Known Use of lodgepole pine

1859


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