Definition of pinaster in English:

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Pronunciation: /pʌɪˈnastə/


Another term for maritime pine.
Example sentences
  • A group of alders and pinus pinasters has provided shelter from the north east wind for the Students' Union building.
  • The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of aerial architecture on the dynamic characteristics of young maritime pines (Pinus pinaster Ait.) using a mechanistic approach.
  • This study introduces an experiment to test the responses of Maritime pine (Pinus pinaster Aït.) seedlings to recurrent and short wind loading in the field, over two growing seasons.

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