Definitions starting with P

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pine-yard

[from OED pine coniferous tree + yard enclosed land planted with trees] n. pine forest: 1910 Pine-yard, as the pine woods are locally called (Northrop 31). Use to be plenty cotton in the pine-yard (Nassau). (Black)

Tags: geography, noun, plant, tree

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Last update: 2010-11-19 22:47
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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