pomme de pin

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literally, pine apple. For the usage of pomme, compare pomme de terre.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔm də pɛ̃/
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Noun[edit]

pomme de pin f (plural pommes de pin)

  1. (botany) pinecone
    Synonyms: pigne, pive, babet
    Hypernym: cône
    Meronym: pignon

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