mugho pine


mu·​gho pine ˈmü-(ˌ)gō- How to pronounce mugho pine (audio)
: a shrubby spreading European pine (Pinus mugo) widely cultivated as an ornamental

called also mugo pine

Word History


probably from French mugho mugho pine, from Italian mugo

First Known Use

circa 1756, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of mugho pine was circa 1756

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Cite this Entry

“Mugho pine.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jun. 2023.

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