Translation for 'pine cone' from English to Russian
NOUN   a pine cone | pine cones
сосновая шишка {ж}
pine cone
Partial Matches
конус {м}
двойной конус {м}
double cone
изнывать [несов.] [от жажды, голода]to pine
сосна {м}
сосновый лес {м}
pine forest
сосняк {м} [сосновый лес]
pine forest
(обыкновенный) щур {м} [Pinicola enucleator]
pine grosbeak
белка {ж} Дугласа [Tamiasciurus douglasii]
pine squirrel [Douglas squirrel]
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Usage Examples English
  • Although the pine cone or almond-like form is of Persian origin, and the textile designs cramming many of them into a rich pattern are originally Indian, the English name for the patterns derives from the town of Paisley, in the west of Scotland, a centre for textiles where paisley designs were produced.
  • Local newspapers include the "Monterey County Herald", Monterey County Weekly, Salinas Californian and the Carmel Pine Cone.
  • Miss Jean did everything from opening a pine cone and exploring its depths (which might have led to the discovery of a beetle or worm) to examining the habitat of a hedgehog or a red fox.
  • The culmination of life at Prep is the Pine Cone Ceremony, which occurs on the last night of the Senior Trip, just before Commencement.
  • For example, when disambiguating the words in "pine cone", the definitions of the appropriate senses both include the words evergreen and tree (at least in one dictionary).

  • Pygmy nuthatches nest in cavities in dead stubs of conifers, lining the bottom of the cavity with pine-cone scales, plant down, and other soft plant and animal materials.
  • In 1995 he founded Pine Cone Systems, which was renamed Ambeo later on.
  • As a result of this, pine cones have often been used by people in temperate climates to predict dry and wet weather, usually hanging a harvested pine cone from some string outside to measure the humidity of the air.
  • The nest is often built on the base of large pine cones and somewhat resembles a pine cone itself.
  • Its "pine cone and tassel" is also the state flower of Maine, and is prominently featured on the state’s license plates.

  • The weights are made of cast iron usually in a pine cone shape and the "cuckoo" sound is created by two tiny gedackt pipes in the clock, with bellows attached to their tops.
  • The elevation of the pinyon pine is an important determinant of the quantity of pine cone production and, therefore, will largely determine the number of pine nuts the tree will yield.
  • Peanut butter inside a hollow chew toy is a method to occupy a dog with a favored treat. A common outdoor bird feeder is a coating of peanut butter on a pine cone with an overlying layer of birdseed.
  • The shape of the gland resembles a pine cone, which gives it its name.
  • The yearbook was named the "Turpicone" (turpentine-pine cone; Ware County was the largest producer of naval stores in the world).

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