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PINECONE

 Dictionary entry overview: What does pinecone mean? 

PINECONE (noun)
  The noun PINECONE has 1 sense:

1. the seed-producing cone of a pine tree

  Familiarity information: PINECONE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


PINECONE (noun)


Sense 1pinecone [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The seed-producing cone of a pine tree

Classified under:

Nouns denoting plants

Hypernyms ("pinecone" is a kind of...):

cone; strobile; strobilus (cone-shaped mass of ovule- or spore-bearing scales or bracts)

Holonyms ("pinecone" is a part of...):

pine; pine tree; true pine (a coniferous tree)


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