spruce pine

Definitions of spruce pine
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n common forest tree of the eastern United States and Canada; used especially for pulpwood

Synonyms:
Canadian hemlock, Tsuga canadensis, eastern hemlock
Type of:
hemlock, hemlock tree
an evergreen tree

n small spruce of boggy areas of northeastern North America having spreading branches with dense foliage; inferior wood

Synonyms:
Picea mariana, black spruce
Type of:
spruce
any coniferous tree of the genus Picea

n large two-needled pine of southeastern United States with light soft wood

Synonyms:
Pinus glabra
Type of:
pine, pine tree, true pine
a coniferous tree

n shrubby two-needled pine of coastal northwestern United States; red to yellow-brown bark fissured into small squares

Synonyms:
Pinus contorta, lodgepole, lodgepole pine, shore pine
Type of:
pine, pine tree, true pine
a coniferous tree

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