Definition of Pinery

1. n. A pine forest; a grove of pines.



Definition of Pinery

1. Noun. A hothouse or (tropical) area used as a plantation for the cultivation of pineapple plants (genus Ananas) and production of their homonymous fruit ¹

2. Noun. A pinewood, pinetum, forest or grove where pine trees are grown ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pinery

1. an area where pineapples are grown [n -ERIES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pinery

pinedrops
pinefinch
pineland
pinelands
pinelike
pinenchyma
pinene
pinenes
pinenut
pinenuts
pineoblastoma
pineoblastomas
pineoblastomata
pineocytoma
pineries
pinery (current term)
pines
pinesap
pinesaps
pinest
pineta
pineth
pinetum
pinetums
pineweed
pinewood
pinewoods
piney
pineyard
pineyards

Literary usage of Pinery

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

1. The Gardener's Kalendar, Or, Monthly Directory of Operations in Every Branch by Walter Nicol (1812)
"A complete pinery should consist of three distinct pits, or compartments (see, page 277,) one for crowns and suckers, one for succession, and a third for ..."

2. Paxton's Botanical Dictionary: Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of by Joseph Paxton (1868)
"... if attention is paid to shifting the plants to the warm atmosphere of a vinery, or pinery, &c., and to one a few degrees colder, and so on till they ..."

3. Industrial Resources of Wisconsin by John Gregory (1853)
"It is said that the trade of the pinery on Wisconsin Eiver, above Plover, is worth five hundred thousand dollars annually ..."

4. The Suburban Horticulturist, Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"I. Culture of Ihe Pine-apple, and Management of the pinery. We shall first give the natural data on which the culture of this plant is founded, ..."

5. The Horticulturist; Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and Practice of the by John Claudius Loudon, Loudon (Jane) (1849)
"I. Culture of the Pine-apple, and Management of the pinery. We shall first give the natural data on which the culture of this plant is founded, ..."

6. The Gardener's Kalendar, Or, Monthly Directory of Operations in Every Branch by Walter Nicol (1812)
"A complete pinery should consist of three distinct pits, or compartments (see, page 277,) one for crowns and suckers, one for succession, and a third for ..."

7. Paxton's Botanical Dictionary: Comprising the Names, History, and Culture of by Joseph Paxton (1868)
"... if attention is paid to shifting the plants to the warm atmosphere of a vinery, or pinery, &c., and to one a few degrees colder, and so on till they ..."

8. Industrial Resources of Wisconsin by John Gregory (1853)
"It is said that the trade of the pinery on Wisconsin Eiver, above Plover, is worth five hundred thousand dollars annually ..."

9. The Suburban Horticulturist, Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"I. Culture of Ihe Pine-apple, and Management of the pinery. We shall first give the natural data on which the culture of this plant is founded, ..."

10. The Horticulturist; Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and Practice of the by John Claudius Loudon, Loudon (Jane) (1849)
"I. Culture of the Pine-apple, and Management of the pinery. We shall first give the natural data on which the culture of this plant is founded, ..."

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