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pinaster

[pahy-nas-ter] /paɪˈnæs tər/
noun
1.
a species of pyramid-shaped pine, Pinus pinaster, growing in southern Europe and having clustered needles.
Also called maritime pine.
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pinaster

/paɪˈnæstə; pɪ-/
noun
1.
a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinaster, with paired needles and prickly cones Also called maritime pinaster, cluster pinaster
Word Origin
C16: from Latin: wild pine, from pīnus pine
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