Definition of Chile pine in English:

Chile pine

Line breaks: Chile pine
Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪli


  • another term for monkey puzzle.
    More example sentences
    • The Araucaria, or Chile pine, is among the tallest trees in the garden.
    • The monkey puzzle or Chile pine is an evergreen conifer native to Argentina and Chile.
    • Among the important timber species is the Chile pine, better known to many as the ‘monkey puzzle’, a virgin forest of which is seen in this photograph.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw