pine family


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Noun1.pine family - a family of Pinaceaepine family - a family of Pinaceae      
gymnosperm family - a family of gymnosperms
Coniferales, order Coniferales - profusely branching and chiefly evergreen trees and some shrubs having narrow or needlelike leaves
genus Pinus, Pinus - type genus of the Pinaceae: large genus of true pines
genus Larix, Larix - larches
genus Pseudolarix, Pseudolarix - one species: golden larch
Abies, genus Abies - true firs
Cedrus, genus Cedrus - true cedars
genus Picea, Picea - a genus of temperate and Arctic evergreen trees (see spruce)
genus Tsuga, Tsuga - hemlock; hemlock fir; hemlock spruce
genus Pseudotsuga, Pseudotsuga - douglas fir; closely related to genera Larix and Cathaya
genus Cathaya - one species; related to Pseudotsuga and Larix
genus Keteleeria - a genus of keteleeria
References in classic literature ?
This even tint was indeed broken up by streaks of yellow sand-break in the lower lands, and by many tall trees of the pine family, out-topping the others--some singly, some in clumps; but the general colouring was uniform and sad.
THIS is the scrubbed pine family kitchen table that was witness to one of Northern Ireland's most chilling confessions.
Such a multiplication occurred in the pine family about 342 million to 200 million years ago.