piney tree

noun
variants: or piney varnish tree

Definition of piney tree

: an East Indian tree (Vateria indica) that has panicles of showy white flowers and yields timber, resin, and oil

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History and Etymology for piney tree

piney tree from piney (as in piney dammar) + tree; piney varnish tree from piney varnish + tree

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“Piney tree.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/piney%20tree. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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