Definition of piñon
: any of various small pines (such as Pinus quadrifolia, P. cembroides, P. edulis, and P. monophylla) of western North America with edible seeds; also : the edible seed of a piñon
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Flames were devouring pinon-juniper forests and sagebrush steppe that is home to the imperiled sage grouse.
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