: a plantation of pine treesespecially: a scientific collection of living coniferous trees
Examples of pinetum in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebBig old oaks and recent replanting of the original pinetum (collection of needled evergreens).
Paul Cappiello, The Courier-Journal, 6 June 2016 On April 16, 1948, it was planted atop the knoll in the prime spot in the pinetum.
Lynda V. Mapes, The Seattle Times, 13 May 2017
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