pinaster

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pi·nas·ter

 (pī-năs′tər)
n.
The maritime pine.

[Latin, wild pine, from pīnus, pine; see pine1.]
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pinaster

(paɪˈnæstə; pɪ-)
n
(Plants) a Mediterranean pine tree, Pinus pinaster, with paired needles and prickly cones. Also called: maritime pinaster or cluster pinaster
[C16: from Latin: wild pine, from pīnus pine]
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