pina

noun
pi·​na | \ ˈpēnyə, ˈpīnə \
variants: or piña \ ˈpēnyə \
plural -s

Definition of pina

1 : a cone of silver amalgam prepared for retorting
2 : the residuary cone of spongy silver left after retorting

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History and Etymology for pina

Spanish piña residuary cone of spongy silver left after retorting, pinecone

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“Pina.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pina. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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