- a pine, Pinus resinosa, of northeastern North America, having needles in groups of two and reddish bark.
- the wood of this tree, valued as timber.
Origin of red pine
An Americanism dating back to 1800–10
Also called Norway pine.
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- a coniferous tree, Dacrydium cupressinum, of New Zealand, having narrow sharp pointed leaves: family PodocarpaceaeAlso called: rimu
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