pine cone

noun
\ ˈpīn-ˌkōn How to pronounce pine cone (audio) \
variants: or less commonly pinecone

Definition of pine cone

: a cone of a pine tree

First Known Use of pine cone

1724, in the meaning defined above

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“Pine cone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pine%20cone. Accessed 3 Dec. 2020.

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