noun Midland and Southern U.S.
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Origin of fat pine
An Americanism dating back to 1665–75
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Examples from the Web for fat pine
As night fell, dozens of little bonfires were lighted in the plaza, made from cobwork piles of fat-pine.In Indian Mexico (1908)|Frederick Starr