Definition of Oyster Bay pine in English:

Oyster Bay pine

noun

  • A cypress pine, Callitris rhomboidea (family Cupressaceae), native to southern and eastern Australia (especially Tasmania) and naturalized in New Zealand and elsewhere.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From Oyster Bay, the name of a bay on the east coast of Tasmania + pine.

Pronunciation

Oyster Bay pine

/ˌɔɪstə ˌbeɪ ˈpʌɪn/