Monterey pine
noun Date: 1834 a pine (Pinus radiata) native to coastal California but widely grown especially in the southern hemisphere for its wood

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  • Monterey Pine — NOTOC Taxobox name = Monterey Pine status = LR/cd status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Plantae divisio = Pinophyta classis = Pinopsida ordo = Pinales familia = Pinaceae subfamilia = Pinoideae genus = Pinus subgenus = (Pinus) species = P. radiata… …   Wikipedia

  • Monterey pine — noun tall California pine with long needles in bunches of 3, a dense crown, and dark brown deeply fissured bark • Syn: ↑Pinus radiata • Hypernyms: ↑pine, ↑pine tree, ↑true pine * * * noun Usage: usually capitalized M …   Useful english dictionary

  • Monterey pine — spindulinė pušis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, kaučiukinis, medieninis augalas (Pinus radiata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Pinus radiata angl. Monterey pine; radiata pine vok. Monterey… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Monterey pine — a pine tree, Pinus radiata, native to coastal California, having cones that open to germinate only in the heat of a forest fire, used for reforestation and as a timber tree. [1825 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • Monterey pine — /mɒntəreɪ ˈpaɪn/ (say montuhray puyn) noun → radiata pine …   Australian English dictionary

  • Monterey County reforestation — Monterey County in California, U.S., has a strong commitment to its environment, and more specifically to its forestation, and offsetting the community s carbon footprint. To that end, a number of resources have been committed to preserving and… …   Wikipedia

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  • Monterey Bay Academy — Motto Where Land and Sea Unite to Inspire Established 1949 Type Private School, Boarding School, Day Schoo …   Wikipedia

  • Monterey Peninsula — Aerial view of the Monterey Peninsula The Monterey Peninsula is located on the central California coast and comprises the cities of Monterey, Carmel, and Pacific Grove, and unincorporated areas of Monterey County including the resort and… …   Wikipedia

  • pine — pine1 pinelike, adj. /puyn/, n. 1. any evergreen, coniferous tree of the genus Pinus, having long, needle shaped leaves, certain species of which yield timber, turpentine, tar, pitch, etc. Cf. pine family. 2. any of various similar coniferous… …   Universalium

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