- Any of a number of coniferous trees with whitish timber, in particular.
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- ● a North American tree that yields high-quality timber that is valued for intricate work (Pinus strobus, family Pinaceae). ● the kahikatea.
- The Tree of Peace, a great white pine, is believed by the Iroquois to have been planted by the Peacemaker, who originally inspired the formation of the Iroquois Confederacy centuries before.
- They name all of the different medicine trees, and they say the great white pine is a symbol of the Great Law of the Great Peace.
- Because white pine is very sensitive to time of shearing, small white pine should be given top priority in the shearing schedule.
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