white pine

Definitions of white pine

n any of several five-needled pines with white wood and smooth usually light grey bark when young; especially the eastern white pine

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American white pine, Pinus strobus, eastern white pine, weymouth pine
tall-growing pine of eastern North America; bark is brown with longitudinal fissures when mature; valued as a timber tree
Pinus monticola, mountain pine, silver pine, western white pine
tall pine of western North America with stout blue-green needles; bark is grey-brown with rectangular plates when mature
Pinus strobiformis, southwestern white pine
medium-size pine of northwestern Mexico; bark is dark brown and furrowed when mature
Pinus flexilis, limber pine
western North American pine with long needles and very flexible limbs and dark-grey furrowed bark
Pinus albicaulis, whitebark pine, whitebarked pine
small pine of western North America; having smooth grey-white bark and soft brittle wood; similar to limber pine
Type of:
pine, pine tree, true pine
a coniferous tree

n soft white wood of white pine trees

Type of:
straight-grained durable and often resinous white to yellowish timber of any of numerous trees of the genus Pinus

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