Definition of Pinyon

1. Noun. Any of several low-growing pines of western North America.




Definition of Pinyon

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of piñon) ¹

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Definition of Pinyon

1. pinon [n -S] - See also: pinon

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pinyon

pinwheel flower
pinwheel roll
pinwheeled
pinwheeling
pinwheels
pinwork
pinworks
pinworm
pinworm vaginitis
pinworms
pinwrench
pinwrenches
pinxit
piny
pinyin
pinyon (current term)
pinyons
pioglitazone
piolet
piolets
pion
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pioneer
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pioneer plant
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pioneeringly
pioneers
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Literary usage of Pinyon

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1. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"Overlap areas between pinyon-juniper and encinal woodlands were evaluated in terms of selected physiographic and vegetative variables at three sites in ..."

2. Ecology, Diversity and Sustainability of the Middle Rio Grande Basin edited by Deborah M. Finch, Joseph A. Tainter (1996)
"Little (1987) followed the growth of pinyon trees near Santa Fe over a 47-year ... On better sites, pinyon can grow to 30 cm in diameter within 150 years ..."

3. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1994)
"pinyon mice readily climb and are frequently taken in traps sei in shrubs and pygmy conifers ... pinyon mice nest in ground burrows or hollows in trees. ..."

4. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"Present and future multiple-use demands on the pinyon-juniper type. ... Mycorrhiza microbes and nutrient cycling processes in pinyon-juniper systems, p. ..."

5. Biodiversity and the Management of the Madrean Archipelago: The Sky Islands edited by Leonard F. DeBano (1999)
"Overlap areas between pinyon-juniper and encinal woodlands were evaluated in terms of selected physiographic and vegetative variables at three sites in ..."

6. Ecology, Diversity and Sustainability of the Middle Rio Grande Basin edited by Deborah M. Finch, Joseph A. Tainter (1996)
"Little (1987) followed the growth of pinyon trees near Santa Fe over a 47-year ... On better sites, pinyon can grow to 30 cm in diameter within 150 years ..."

7. The California Spotted Owl: A Technical Assessment of Its Current Status. by Jared Verner (1994)
"pinyon mice readily climb and are frequently taken in traps sei in shrubs and pygmy conifers ... pinyon mice nest in ground burrows or hollows in trees. ..."

8. Wild Land Shrub and Arid Land Restoration Symposium: Proceedings edited by Bruce A. Roundy, E. Durant McArthur, Jennifer S. Hayley, David K. Mann (1996)
"Present and future multiple-use demands on the pinyon-juniper type. ... Mycorrhiza microbes and nutrient cycling processes in pinyon-juniper systems, p. ..."

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