pine straw

nounChiefly Southern U.S.
  1. fallen pine needles.

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How to use pine straw in a sentence

  • Sheets are few, the mattresses are of cotton, corn shucks or pine straw, and the pillows of home grown feathers.

    The Negro Farmer | Carl Kelsey
  • It is a tea of the Assam species grown under shelters of wire mesh and pine straw.

    American Adventures | Julian Street
  • pine straw an sweetgum dyes purple, set color wid chamber lye.

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