pinewood

noun
pine·​wood | \ ˈpīn-ˌwu̇d How to pronounce pinewood (audio) \

Definition of pinewood

1 : the wood of the pine tree
2 : a wood of pines often used in plural but singular or plural in construction

Examples of pinewood in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This sturdy piece of decor is handmade from pinewood with a warm walnut wood stain that gives it a vintage look. Jennifer Aldrich, Better Homes & Gardens, "This Farmhouse Ladder Is the Perfect Way to Show Off Houseplants," 22 Sep. 2020 Racers compete for pinewood glory at Joel Redfearn’s modest rambler house in St. George, in southwestern Utah. Andrew Zaleski, Popular Science, "Meet the dads who can’t quit pinewood derby racing—even after their kids are over it," 3 June 2020 In 1963 Inman’s dad took him to his first pinewood derby event. Andrew Zaleski, Popular Science, "Meet the dads who can’t quit pinewood derby racing—even after their kids are over it," 3 June 2020 After lunch, enjoy a free afternoon to explore quaint Highland villages, or hike into Ballochbuie Forest, one of the largest remaining areas of the old-growth Caledonian pinewoods and home to some of Britain’s rarest wildlife. National Geographic, "Scotland Private Expedition," 12 June 2019 Register and donate $10 for pinewood derby kit to participate. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, "Fun and free events in Cincinnati this weekend," 14 June 2018 Register and donate $10 for pinewood derby kit to participate. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, "Fun and free events in Cincinnati this weekend," 14 June 2018 Register and donate $10 for pinewood derby kit to participate. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, "Fun and free events in Cincinnati this weekend," 14 June 2018 Register and donate $10 for pinewood derby kit to participate. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, "Fun and free events in Cincinnati this weekend," 14 June 2018

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First Known Use of pinewood

1601, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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27 Sep 2020

Cite this Entry

“Pinewood.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pinewood. Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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