stone pine

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Related to Parasol pine: Japanese umbrella pine, Swiss stone pine

stone pine

n
(Plants) a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinea, having a short bole and radiating branches forming an umbrella shape. Also called: umbrella pine
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Noun1.stone pine - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crownstone pine - medium-sized two-needled pine of southern Europe having a spreading crown; widely cultivated for its sweet seeds that resemble almonds
pignolia, pine nut, pinon nut - edible seed of any of several nut pines especially some pinons of southwestern North America
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
Translations
pinje
pino piñonero
pinja
pin d'Italiepin parasol
pino domestico
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More ultra minimalist sculpture than building, it sits enigmatically in a flat, scrubby field, framed by a backdrop of gently rolling hills studded with parasol pines.
The Roquebrune, which dominates the site, is set ablaze by the setting sun, and the river meanders through century-old parasol pines.