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pine

(pīn),
An evergreen coniferous tree of the genus Pinus (family Pinaceae), various species of which yield tar, turpentine, resin, and volatile oils.
[L. pinus, a pine tree]

pine

1. unthriftiness of calves due to nutritional deficiency of copper. There is a stiff gait, painful joints, graying of the haircoat and diarrhea in some. May also be used to describe the unthriftiness caused by nutritional deficiency of cobalt.
2. a tree; see pinus.
3. many other trees are also called pine incorrectly, e.g. 'cypress pine'.

pine needle abortion
see pine needle abortion.
pine lupine
lupinusalbicaulis.
pine oil
an extract from pine trees which is used as an astringent, antiseptic, antitussive and in cattle as an antifoaming agent to treat bloat.
References in classic literature ?
It was a still spring morning; the world was green with young leaves; a little wind blew down from the pines and lost itself willingly among the budding delights of the garden.
Despite the chilly weather, pine needles display vibrant yellows, greens, oranges, and reds from fall to winter.
The San Bernardino National Forest effort proposes a controlled burn involving about 450 to 660 acres of brush in Lone Pine Canyon, aimed at reducing the wildfire threat to Wrightwood and the homes in Lytle Canyon to the south.
In this southeast corner of Virginia, an area known for its swamps, briny water, and access to the sea, Musselman is helping the state's last known stand of longleaf pine make a comeback.
Loblolly pine is one of the most important crop species and the most important commercial timber species in the United States.
A devastating invasion of pine bark beetles--feasting on their favorite food, undeterred by inedible hardwoods--cropped up in 1999 and has encouraged hasty salvage clear-cutting, making the problem that much worse.
The independent variable is the one you change, or adjust on purpose: In Means's case, the forest conditions that surround frog-breeding ponds--which changed when a sand-pine plantation replaced the native longleaf pine forest.
Kids younger than 18 make up about half of Pine Ridge's population.
Farm background and current enterprise: After college, Pine was a marketing representative for a concrete company and an ag loan officer for Farm Credit Services.
Pine trees are commonly divided into two main groups: white pines, which are also known as the soft pines, and yellow pines, a.
In their new study, Northup and his colleagues examine the relationship between nitrogen release and polyphenols in the pine needles littering the ground under the trees.
All of Pine Tree's RNs and LPNs were IV-certified and had extensive experience with starting and maintaining central and peripheral lines.