Definition of pinecone
: a cone of a pine tree
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Some couples opt to shake off their troubles by symbolically placing them in a pinecone.
Aug. 15: Rockin’ Pinecones; 6:30 p.m.; Minnesota History Center, 345 W. Kellogg Blvd.
Pangolins are creatures found in Asia and Africa that have a pinecone-esque appearance.
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Definition of pinecone for English Language Learners
: a hard and dry part that is the fruit of a pine tree and contains many seeds
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