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Definition of Pine
PinePine Pine, n. [AS. p[=i]n, L. poena penalty. See Pain.]
Woe; torment; pain. [Obs.] ``Pyne of hell.' --Chaucer. PinePine Pine, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Pined; p. pr. & vb. n.
Pining.] [AS. p[=i]nan to torment, fr. p[=i]n torment. See
1st Pine, Pain, n. & v.]
1. To inflict pain upon; to torment; to torture; to afflict.
[Obs.] --Chaucer. Shak.
That people that pyned him to death. --Piers
One is pined in prison, another tortured on the
rack. --Bp. Hall.
2. To grieve or mourn for. [R.] --Milton.
Pine Pine, v. i.
1. To suffer; to be afflicted. [Obs.]
2. To languish; to lose flesh or wear away, under any
distress or anexiety of mind; to droop; -- often used with
away. ``The roses wither and the lilies pine.' --Tickell.
3. To languish with desire; to waste away with longing for
something; -- usually followed by for.
For whom, and not for Tybalt, Juliet pined. --Shak.
Syn: To languish; droop; flag; wither; decay.
PinePine Pine, n. [AS. p[=i]n, L. pinus.]
1. (Bot.) Any tree of the coniferous genus Pinus. See
Note: There are about twenty-eight species in the United
States, of which the white pine (P. Strobus), the
Georgia pine (P. australis), the red pine (P.
resinosa), and the great West Coast sugar pine (P.
Lambertiana) are among the most valuable. The Scotch
pine or fir, also called Norway or Riga pine
(Pinus sylvestris), is the only British species. The
nut pine is any pine tree, or species of pine, which
bears large edible seeds. See Pinon. The spruces,
firs, larches, and true cedars, though formerly
considered pines, are now commonly assigned to other
2. The wood of the pine tree.
3. A pineapple.
Ground pine. (Bot.) See under Ground.
Norfolk Island pine (Bot.), a beautiful coniferous tree,
the Araucaria excelsa.
Pine barren, a tract of infertile land which is covered
with pines. [Southern U.S.]
Pine borer (Zo["o]l.), any beetle whose larv[ae] bore into
Pine finch. (Zo["o]l.) See Pinefinch, in the Vocabulary.
Pine grosbeak (Zo["o]l.), a large grosbeak (Pinicola
enucleator), which inhabits the northern parts of both
hemispheres. The adult male is more or less tinged with
Pine lizard (Zo["o]l.), a small, very active, mottled gray
lizard (Sceloporus undulatus), native of the Middle
States; -- called also swift, brown scorpion, and
Pine marten. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) A European weasel (Mustela martes), called also
sweet marten, and yellow-breasted marten.
(b) The American sable. See Sable.
Pine moth (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of small
tortricid moths of the genus Retinia, whose larv[ae]
burrow in the ends of the branchlets of pine trees, often
doing great damage.
Pine mouse (Zo["o]l.), an American wild mouse (Arvicola
pinetorum), native of the Middle States. It lives in pine
Pine needle (Bot.), one of the slender needle-shaped leaves
of a pine tree. See Pinus.
Pine-needle wool. See Pine wool (below).
Pine oil, an oil resembling turpentine, obtained from fir
and pine trees, and used in making varnishes and colors.
Pine snake (Zo["o]l.), a large harmless North American
snake (Pituophis melanoleucus). It is whitish, covered
with brown blotches having black margins. Called also
bull snake. The Western pine snake (P. Sayi) is
chestnut-brown, mottled with black and orange.
Pine tree (Bot.), a tree of the genus Pinus; pine.
Pine-tree money, money coined in Massachusetts in the
seventeenth century, and so called from its bearing a
figure of a pine tree.
Pine weevil (Zo["o]l.), any one of numerous species of
weevils whose larv[ae] bore in the wood of pine trees.
Several species are known in both Europe and America,
belonging to the genera Pissodes, Hylobius, etc.
Pine wool, a fiber obtained from pine needles by steaming
them. It is prepared on a large scale in some of the
Southern United States, and has many uses in the economic
arts; -- called also pine-needle wool, and pine-wood
Meaning of Pine from wikipedia
- A pine
is any conifer
in the genus Pinus
(/ˈpiːnuːs/) of the family
is the sole genus
in the subfamily
Pinoideae. The Plant
is a freeware, text-based email client which
at the University
of Washington. The first version
in 1989, and announced
- Christopher Whitelaw Pine
26, 1980) is an American
made his feature debut
as Lord Devereaux
in The Princess Diaries
nuts, also called
piñón (Spanish: [piˈɲon]) or pinoli
(Italian: [piˈnɔːli]), sometimes called pignoli
in the US, are the edible seeds
or White Pines
to: Eastern white pine
(Pinus strobus), one of these
to northeastern North America Western white pine
- Robert Pine
(born Granville Whitelaw Pine
, July 10, 1941) is an American actor
who is best known
as Sgt. Joseph Getraer
on the television series
is an unincorporated community
and a U.S. Post Office
County, Colorado, United
States. The Pine
has the ZIP Code 80470....
- yellow pine refers
to Jeffrey pine
or ponderosa pine
. In the Southern United
States, yellow pine refers
to longleaf pine
, shortleaf pine
, slash pine
- Scots pine
(Pinus sylvestris) is a species
that is native
to Eurasia, ranging
from Western Europe
to the Caucasus
- The Coulter pine
or big-cone pine
coulteri, is a native
of the coastal mountains
of Southern California
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