white pine

noun
|Updated on: 27 May 2018

Definition of white pine

1 a : a tall-growing pine (Pinus strobus) of eastern North America with long needles in clusters of five called also eastern white pine
b : any of several pines that resemble the white pine especially in having needles in bundles of five
2 : the wood of a white pine and especially of the eastern white pine

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