Definition of Oregon pine in English:

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Oregon pine

noun

Another term for Douglas fir.
Example sentences
  • She told me that she has been looking for a specific Oregon pine dining-room suite.
  • But one of the first things the Government did was to run out and ban Douglas fir, which is Oregon pine.
  • The mast and boom of the derrick used at Yorktown consisted of single sticks of Oregon pine one hundred and two and ninety-eight feet long, respectively, brought around Cape Horn by sailing vessel to Boston.

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