Definition of Knotty pine

1. Noun. Pine lumber with many knots; used especially for paneling and furniture.

Generic synonyms: Pine



Lexicographical Neighbors of Knotty Pine

knottable
knotted
knotted marjoram
knottedness
knotter
knotters
knottier
knottiest
knottily
knottiness
knottinesses
knotting
knottings
knottle
knotty
knotty pine (current term)
knotweed
knotweeds
knotwork
knotworks
knotwort
knotworts
knouleche
knout
knouted
knouting
knoutings
knouts
know'd

Literary usage of Knotty pine

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Historical Papers by Lynchburg Historical Society (1916)
"Again we find that Mrs. Baker, who lived near knotty pine and of whom Asbury ... 323); __ _ the Friday to Monday, March 8-11, in Gates and at knotty pine, ..."

2. Check List of the Forest Trees of the United States: Their Names and Ranges by George Bishop Sudworth (1898)
"Scrub Pine; knotty pine; Tamarack (Cal.); Sane Pine (Oreg.); North Coast Scrub Pine (Cal. lit); ..."

3. The Silva of California by Willis Linn Jepson (1910)
"... Pine, and knotty pine. The southernmost locality is on the ocean bluffs at Elk in southern Mendocino; thence it ranges northward along the coast to ..."

4. The Emporium of Arts and Sciences by John Redman Coxe (1812)
"The case is the same with fat and knotty pine wood or fir; for the resinous spots do not so strongly attract the stain as the other parts. ..."

5. Poems written and published during the American revolutionary war by Philip Morin Freneau (1809)
"At dusk of eve the tardy treat Was placed on board of knotty pine ; Each gaping gazed, to see me eat While round me lay the slumbering swine; Unblest be she ..."

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