Try Our Apps


World Series Quiz

Digger pine

a pine, Pinus sabiniana, of California, having drooping, grayish-green needles and large, heavy cones with edible seeds.
Origin of Digger pine
1880-85, Americanism; after the Digger Indians, who used the tree as a food source Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Digger pine
Historical Examples
  • The Digger pine is a western California tree of the semi-arid foothill country.

    Trees Worth Knowing Julia Ellen Rogers

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Digger pine

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Digger

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for digger pine