Definition of Australian pine in English:

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Australian pine

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

Another name for the beefwood.
Example sentences
  • Exotic grapefruit trees, pepper plants and Australian pines have invaded Pelican Island, and erosion has scoured away more than half the refuge.
  • Those exotics, which are considered nuisance plants, include Brazilian pepper trees and Australian pines.
  • Absent in the area was Australian pine, which forms swampy thickets in northern Isabel and the nearby island of San Jorge.

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Syllabification: Aus·tral·ian pine

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