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spruce pine

n
1. (Plants) a large pine tree, Pinus glabra, of the southeastern US
2. (Plants) any of several similar plants, such as certain pines, hemlocks, and spruces

spruce′ pine`


n.
1. a tall pine tree, Pinus glabra, of the southeastern U.S., having furrowed gray bark and needles in bundles of two.
2. any of several other pines, spruces, and hemlocks.
[1675–85, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.spruce pine - common forest tree of the eastern United States and Canadaspruce pine - common forest tree of the eastern United States and Canada; used especially for pulpwood
hemlock tree, hemlock - an evergreen tree
2.spruce pine - small spruce of boggy areas of northeastern North America having spreading branches with dense foliagespruce pine - small spruce of boggy areas of northeastern North America having spreading branches with dense foliage; inferior wood
spruce - any coniferous tree of the genus Picea
3.spruce pine - shrubby two-needled pine of coastal northwestern United Statesspruce pine - shrubby two-needled pine of coastal northwestern United States; red to yellow-brown bark fissured into small squares
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
4.spruce pine - large two-needled pine of southeastern United States with light soft wood
pine, pine tree, true pine - a coniferous tree
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Southern pine, southern yellow pine, Florida longleaf, Florida yellow pine, Georgia yellow pine, slash pine, loblolly pine, shortleaf pine, American pitch pine, Gulf coast pitch pine, longleaf pitch pine, longleaf pine and longleaf yellow pine, Carolina pine, northern Carolina pine, meadow pine, salt water pine, spruce pine, she pitch pine, swamp pine, bassett pine, black pine and foxtail pine are among the common names of the four species.
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