the, an extensive coastal region in S and SE New Jersey, composed chiefly of pine stands, sandy soils, and swampy streams. About 2,000 sq. mi. (5,180 sq. km).
- Official name the Pine·lands [pahyn-luhndz] /ˈpaɪn ləndz/ .
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How to use Pine Barrens in a sentence
My three favorite episodes are probably “College,” “Pine Barrens,” and “Amour Fou.”David Chase on Tony Soprano’s Fate, the State of TV, and Why He Couldn’t Finish ‘True Detective’ | Marlow Stern | September 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He was nominated for an Emmy for directing the 2001 episode “Pine Barrens,” which Winters wrote.
It is supposed that the Pine Barrens towards Texas, if explored, would add to the number.A New Guide for Emigrants to the West | J. M. Peck
These dull-colored birds are abundant on some of the southern Pine Barrens.Bird Guide: Land Birds East of the Rockies | Chester A. (Chester Albert) Reed
There is this dry white sand which you see on the pine-barrens—miles upon miles of it.
The rest of the party now came up, and soon after, the visitors took leave; Winthrop rode back across the pine-barrens to Gracias.
Do you call it occupied to be galloping over the Pine Barrens in every direction, and stopping at East Angels?