[pin-yuh n, peen-yohn, peen-yohn; Spanish pee-nyawn] /ˈpɪn yən, ˈpin yoʊn, pinˈyoʊn; Spanish piˈnyɔn/
noun, plural piñons Spanish, piñones
[pee-nyaw-nes] /piˈnyɔ nɛs/ (Show IPA)
Also, pinyon. Also called pinyon pine, nut pine. any of several pines of southwestern North America, as Pinus monophylla or P. edulis, bearing edible, nutlike seeds.
Also called piñon nut. the seed.
- Pin one on
verb phrase Related Terms hang one on
noun 1. .
pinosome pin·o·some (pĭn’ə-sōm’, pī’nə-) n. A fluid-filled vacuole formed by pinocytosis.
[pahyn] /paɪn/ verb (used without object), pined, pining. 1. to yearn deeply; suffer with longing; long painfully (often followed by for): to pine for one’s home and family. 2. to fail gradually in health or vitality from grief, regret, or longing (often followed by away): Separated by their families, the lovers pined away. 3. Archaic. […]