Definition of maritime pine in English:

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maritime pine

noun

A pine tree with long thick needles and clustered cones, native to the coasts of the Mediterranean and Iberia. Also called cluster pine.
  • Pinus pinaster, family Pinaceae.
Example sentences
  • The same 10 homologous linkage groups were identified between loblolly pine and maritime pine.
  • 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.
  • Drought differentially affects expression of a PR - 10 protein, in needles of maritime pine (Pinus pinaster Ait.) seedlings.

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