pinetum

[pahy-nee-tuh m]

Origin of pinetum

1835–45; < Latin pīnētum a pine wood, equivalent to pīn(us) pine1 + -ētum suffix denoting a grove (of the plant specified)
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pinetum

noun plural -ta (-tə)
  1. an area of land where pine trees and other conifers are grown

Word Origin for pinetum

C19: from Latin, from pīnus pine 1
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