Definition of True pine
1. Noun. A coniferous tree.
Group relationships: Genus Pinus, Pinus
Terms within: Pine
Specialized synonyms: Pinon, Pinyon, Pinus Glabra, Spruce Pine, Black Pine, Pinus Nigra, Northern Pitch Pine, Pinus Rigida, Pitch Pine, Pinus Serotina, Pond Pine, European Nut Pine, Pinus Pinea, Stone Pine, Umbrella Pine, Arolla Pine, Cembra Nut Tree, Pinus Cembra, Swiss Pine, Swiss Stone Pine, Dwarf Mountain Pine, Mountain Pine, Mugho Pine, Mugo Pine, Pinus Mugo, Swiss Mountain Pine, Ancient Pine, Pinus Longaeva, White Pine, Yellow Pine, Black Pine, Jeffrey Pine, Jeffrey's Pine, Pinus Jeffreyi, Lodgepole, Lodgepole Pine, Pinus Contorta, Shore Pine, Spruce Pine, Pinus Contorta Murrayana, Sierra Lodgepole Pine, Frankincense Pine, Loblolly Pine, Pinus Taeda, Jack Pine, Pinus Banksiana, Swamp Pine, Canadian Red Pine, Pinus Resinosa, Red Pine, Pinus Sylvestris, Scotch Fir, Scotch Pine, Scots Pine, Jersey Pine, Pinus Virginiana, Scrub Pine, Virginia Pine, Monterey Pine, Pinus Radiata, Bristlecone Pine, Pinus Aristata, Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine, Hickory Pine, Pinus Pungens, Prickly Pine, Table-mountain Pine, Knobcone Pine, Pinus Attenuata, Japanese Red Pine, Japanese Table Pine, Pinus Densiflora, Black Pine, Japanese Black Pine, Pinus Thunbergii, Grey-leaf Pine, Pinus Torreyana, Sabine Pine, Soledad Pine, Torrey Pine, Torrey's Pine
Terms within: Pinecone
Generic synonyms: Conifer, Coniferous Tree
Lexicographical Neighbors of True Pine
Literary usage of True pine
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. American Druggist (1885)
"The last two authors refer to the " source of true pine-wool, but describe ... I am indebted for samples of the true pine or forest-wool (Wald-Wolle) to M. ..."
2. Nature Study Made Easy by Edward Byrne Shallow, Winifred T. Cullen (1908)
"I am sure you would like to be able to distinguish the best known members of the pine family, and to know the difference between a true pine, a spruce tree, ..."
3. The Forester: Being Plain and Practical Directions for the Planting, Rearing by James Brown (1847)
"There is another feature which is very remarkable in the true pine as compared ... The boll of the true pine, or Bonnet fir, when standing singly in a park, ..."
4. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"... whereas I think the better way would be to choose true Pine soil, if we have it— that is, rocky or poor ground of little use for anything else, and, ..."
5. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1908)
"... and in the Cape May peninsula these eastern and western strips join together almost to the exclusion of the true Pine Barren flora, which occurs only in ..."
6. The American Naturalist by American Society of Naturalists, Essex Institute (1894)
"The Hovey was a true Pine strawberry. Mr. Hovey grew it in his garden till the last, and it was my good fortune to secure a few plants of him shortly before ..."
7. The Cultivator by New York State Agricultural Society (1852)
"Its color makes it a great acquisition. Stirling Cattle fine.—An excellent variety with the true pine flavor, of great reputation in England. ..."