screw pine

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English[edit]

screw pine
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Etymology[edit]

screw +‎ pine; the fruit resembles a pine cone, though the plants are unrelated.

Noun[edit]

screw pine (plural screw pines)

  1. An Old World tropical tree, Pandanus utilis
  2. Any species in the genus Pandanus

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References[edit]

  • screw pine” at OneLook Dictionary Search
  • screw pine in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911