Scots pine
noun Date: circa 1797 chiefly British Scotch pine

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Scots pine — ► NOUN ▪ a pine tree, now widely planted for commercial use, forming the dominant tree of the old Caledonian pine forest of the Scottish Highlands …   English terms dictionary

  • Scots Pine — Taxobox name = Scots Pine status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=Conifer Specialist Group|year=1998|id=42418|title=Pinus sylvestris|downloaded=12 May 2006] image width = 240px image caption = Scots pine, Prerow …   Wikipedia

  • Scots pine — noun medium large two needled pine of northern Europe and Asia having flaking red brown bark • Syn: ↑Scotch pine, ↑Scotch fir, ↑Pinus sylvestris • Hypernyms: ↑pine, ↑pine tree, ↑true pine * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scots pine — paprastoji pušis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pušinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Pinus sylvestris), paplitęs Europoje ir Azijoje. Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai), gaunamos dervos.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Scots pine — noun a pine tree widely planted for commercial use, the dominant forest tree of the Scottish Highlands. [Pinus sylvestris.] …   English new terms dictionary

  • Scots pine — /skɒts ˈpaɪn/ (say skots puyn) noun a tall coniferous tree of Europe and temperate Asia, Pinus sylvestris, grown for its valuable timber. Also, Scotch fir …   Australian English dictionary

  • Scots fir — noun Scots pine (see below) • • • Main Entry: ↑Scots * * * ˌScots ˈpine 7 [Scots pine] (also ˌScots ˈfir) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Scots — may refer to: *The Scottish people, the inhabitants of Scotland *Scottish Gaelic language, Gàidhlig *Scots language (also known as Lowland Scots to distinguish it from Gàidhlig) *Scottish English *Scots pine, a Scottish tree *Short for Pound… …   Wikipedia

  • Pine honey — is a particular type of honey that the honey bees produce, not on the basis of nectar or pollen, as is the case for other types of honey, but by using the honeydew excreted by an insect, an aphid named Marchalina hellenica , which lives by… …   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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