Norfolk pine
noun see Norfolk Island pine

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Norfolk — Nordfolc (1066) (Territory of the) Northern People (of the East Angles). The Norfolk pine (1778), used as an ornamental tree, is from Norfolk Island in the South Pacific, northwest of New Zealand …   Etymology dictionary

  • Norfolk Island pine — a coniferous evergreen tree, Araucaria heterophylla (or A. excelsa), having whorled branches and needlelike foliage, widely cultivated as a houseplant. Also called Australian pine, Norfolk pine. [1795 1805] * * * Evergreen timber and ornamental… …   Universalium

  • Norfolk Island pine — noun Date: 1803 an evergreen tree (Araucaria heterophylla syn. A. excelsa) of the araucaria family that is native to Australia and Norfolk Island and that is often grown as a houseplant called also Norfolk pine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Norfolk Island pine — Pine Pine, n. [AS. p[=i]n, L. pinus.] 1. (Bot.) Any tree of the coniferous genus {Pinus}. See {Pinus}. [1913 Webster] Note: There are about twenty eight species in the United States, of which the {white pine} ({Pinus Strobus}), the {Georgia pine} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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