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stone pine

noun
1.
Also called umbrella pine, parasol pine. a tree, Pinus pinea, native to southern Europe, having branches forming an umbrellalike crown and bearing edible, nutlike seeds.
2.
any of several piñons.
Origin of stone pine
1750-1760
First recorded in 1750-60
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stone pine

noun
1.
a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinea, having a short bole and radiating branches forming an umbrella shape Also called umbrella pine
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