chile pine

n. a monkey-puzzle tree.

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noun
large Chilean evergreen conifer having intertwined branches and bearing edible nuts
Hypernyms: ↑araucaria

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noun or chilean pine
Usage: usually capitalized C

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Chile pine or Chilean pine noun
The monkey puzzle
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Main Entry:Chile

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