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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.
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Growth inhibition of pine needle essential oils against three methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains and one intermediate strain (13136).
The wettability of MDI with the pine needle fibers and wood particles was determined with the help of a Dynamic contact angle analyzer using sessile drop technique (VCA Optima XE, AST Products).
Juice from pine needles and ginkgo leaves were prepared by extraction from crushed leaves.
I was looking for pine needles because this autumn I am planning to plant a rhododendron bed and as most gardeners know an acid soil is essential for healthy growth.
Pine needle litter does not provide effective cover unless it is present in aggregate and the density of the pine slough may not allow for free movement of the lizard when it is arranged in a compact manner at the base of a tree.
Whenever you see a pine needle basket, use a pine needle basket, or talk about a pine needle basket, remember its humble beginnings.
These plantings have shown that pine needle mulch does allow grass growth when used in a revegetation planting.
The crews from Consett spent the majority of Monday at Burnhope, in County Durham after reports dead pine needles had been set alight.
Graduating with a multimedia diploma from Humber College and an English degree from Laurentian University, Naponse, after doing freelance work for seven years, created Pine Needle Blankets Productions.
I groaned at the flagrant breach of my pine needle containment policy and vowed to go artificial next year.
Youth Entrepreneur of the Year Award, owns and operates Pine Needle Blankets Productions in Whitefish Lake.