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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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Archaeologist Harry Beamish at Auckland Castle by what is believed to be the blocked-up entrance to the furnace <B room used to heat the pinery.
Although we had caught many mature adults, we had found very few juvenile snappers--at the Pinery site we didn't see a single one under the age of 10.
This pinery was by a creek about a mile from CPT Powell's combat outpost.
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Specific recording localities in the Chiricahua Mountains (number of individuals in parentheses) included Cave Creek (3), Pinery Canyon (2), Rucker Canyon (6), and West Turkey Creek (2).
And so, this summer, for my beach days: my five days at the Pinery and my holiday Mondays at Turkey Point, I decide to try an SPF 30 "colour boosting" sunscreen and I end up with virtually the same tan I always get plus bright orange palms.
Il ne tarda pas non plus a faire montre de ses remarquables talents, si bien que le gouverneur Sinclair lui confia la gestion d'un poste de traite, The Pinery, dans la region de Saint Clair River, dans le Michigan actuel (Boodram 2002).
For those who want to mix golf with a wider range of recreation choices, like tennis, swimming or just mingling with friends on a sunny afternoon, membership clubs like Aurora's Valley Country Club or The Pinery may fit the bill.