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Pinery

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Pinery A hothouse in which pineapples are grown.
    • Pinery A pine forest; a grove of pines.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pinery A hothouse in which pineapples are raised. Also called pine-house and pine-stove.
    • n pinery A place where pine-trees grow; especially, a pine-forest in which an extensive lumbering business is carried on, as in the forests of white pine (P. Strobus) of Michigan, Wisconsin, and Minnesota.
    • n pinery The field or ground in which pineapples are grown.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Pinery a place where pine-apples are raised: a pine forest
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. pín,—L. pīnus (for pic-nus),—pix, picis, pitch.

Usage

In literature:

The pinery had yielded only one hundred in the last year.
"Northanger Abbey" by Jane Austen
This finishes our pinery on this point.
"Personal Memoirs Of A Residence Of Thirty Years With The Indian Tribes On The American Frontiers" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
There was one Sir Knight from the Wisconsin pineries, who had never been to a large town before, and his freshness was the subject of remark.
"Peck's Compendium of Fun" by George W. Peck
Conservatories and pineries were erected.
"Ishmael" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
The low swamps and pineries that skirt tide-water in the Middle States furnish them a retreat.
"Lippincott's Magazine, December, 1885" by Various
This discovery I have marked on the map, and will inform the authorities after I have finished 'cruising' the Pineries.
"Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders in the Great North Woods" by Jessie Graham Flower
He's from the pineries, he is.
"Prairie Folks" by Hamlin Garland
I was just back and feeling strong again, when one day Sir Francis came down into the pinery, and stopped and spoke to me.
"Brownsmith's Boy" by George Manville Fenn
I'll lock the library up and fortunately there are no fiddles at the Pinery.
"Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908" by Lucy Maud Montgomery
There was one Sir Knight from the Wisconsin pineries, who had never been to a large town before, and his freshness was the subject of remark.
"Peck's Sunshine Being a Collection of Articles Written for Peck's Sun, Milwaukee, Wis. - 1882" by George W. Peck
Mount Pleasant stands in the very midst of the pinery region, and from it in every direction stretches the great pine forest.
"An Historical Account of the Settlements of Scotch Highlanders in America" by J. P. MacLean
He had a pine-house built 68 feet in length and a pinery 140 feet.
"Lives of the Engineers The Locomotive. George and Robert Stephenson" by Samuel Smiles
The story of a band of cousins who were accustomed to meet at the "Pinery," with "Aunt Roxy.
"Miss Ashton's New Pupil" by Mrs. S. S. Robbins
The pinery had yielded only one hundred in the last year.
"The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of Jane Austen" by Jane Austen
Here we are, at the pinery.
"The German Pioneers" by Friedrich Spielhagen
He poured forth a torrent of the vilest abuse that ever defiled a pinery.
"The Boss of Wind River" by A. M. Chisholm
For a number of years he worked in the pineries in the north of Canada.
"Dr. John McLoughlin, the Father of Oregon" by Frederick Van Voorhies Holman
McKean and Leach operated in the pinery.
"Fifty Years In The Northwest" by William Henry Carman Folsom
Our trail carried us across the succession of elevated and arid ridges called the Pinery.
"Scenes and Adventures in the Semi-Alpine Region of the Ozark Mountains of Missouri and Arkansas" by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft
She also shows us the pattern in the dense pineries, and other timber tracts of our country.
"American Pomology" by J. A. Warder
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In poetry:

" No billiard-rooms - no stately trees -
No croquet-grounds or pineries."
"Ah!" sighed the agent, "very true:
This property won't do for you."
"The Reverend Simon Magus" by William Schwenck Gilbert

In news:

Pinery to break ground on Fish Market renovation.
Wireless Internet tested in Pinery Provincial Park.
Pinery to break ground on Fish Market renovation.
As Pinery business grows, so do Fish Market plans.
RIDE INFORMATION Distance - 1.5 miles to the Munch Connector;4 miles from Fir Canyon to top of connector;75 miles to East Pinery .
East Pinery Out n' Back.
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