red pine

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of red pine

1 :a North American pine (Pinus resinosa) that has reddish bark and two long needles in each cluster
2 :the relatively hard wood of the red pine that consists chiefly of sapwood

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1739


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