Definition of yellow pine in English:

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yellow pine


1Any of several North American pines having a strong yellowish wood.
Example sentences
  • Ecologically, it's a transition zone between chaparral and yellow pine forest.
  • Group 1 includes such species as Douglas fir, Southern yellow pine, beech, and birch.
  • But Recon 1 believes it is actually coming from the base of a big yellow pine.
1.1The wood of a yellow pine.
Example sentences
  • It's time to order the southern yellow pine flooring for the main floor, take a deep breath and plunge in.
  • Choose antique Southern yellow pine or pure heart pine in any of several widths, lengths, and finishes.
  • He applied various amounts of resin to small blocks of Southern yellow pine that he had placed in a pressurized chamber.

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Syllabification: yel·low pine

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