pine·​drops | \ ˈpīn-ˌdräps How to pronounce pinedrops (audio) \

Definition of pinedrops

1 : a purplish-brown leafless saprophytic plant (Pterospora andromedea) of the wintergreen family with racemose drooping white flowers

First Known Use of pinedrops

1848, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pinedrops.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 14 December 2019.

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