whitebark pine


whitebark pine
noun
small pine of western North America; having smooth grey-white bark and soft brittle wood; similar to limber pine
Hypernyms: ↑white pine

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noun also whitebarked pine \\ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷-\
: a pine (Pinus albicaulis) of the western United States having thin pale brown or creamy white bark and soft brittle wood

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  • Whitebark Pine — Taxobox name = Whitebark Pine status = VU status system = iucn2.3 image width = 240px image caption = A stand of Whitebark Pines regnum = Plantae divisio = Pinophyta classis = Pinopsida ordo = Pinales familia = Pinaceae genus = Pinus subgenus =… …   Wikipedia

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

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

  • alpine whitebark pine — noun : a timber tree (Pinus albicaulis) found in the Rocky mountains and in California …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pine — This article is about the tree. For other uses of the term pine , see Pine (disambiguation). Pine Japanese Red Pine (Pinus densiflora), North Korea Sc …   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

  • whitebark — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : any of several American trees (as the white poplar or whitebark pine) with pale or whitish bark 2. Australia : a blueberry ash (Elaeocarpus cyaneus) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pine — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. i. languish, long, crave; wither, droop. See dejection, disease, desire. II (Roget s IV) n. Varieties of pine include: white, stone, mugo, whitebark, foxtail, bristlecone, nut, singleleaf, piñon,… …   English dictionary for students

  • whitebark — noun The North American pine Pinus albicaulis, found in mountainous and subalpine regions, often as krummholz …   Wiktionary

  • Limber Pine — Taxobox name = Limber Pine status = LR/lc | status system = IUCN2.3 image width = 240px image caption = Limber pine in the Craters of the Moon National Monument, Idaho regnum = Plantae divisio = Pinophyta classis = Pinopsida ordo = Pinales… …   Wikipedia


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