Pine Barrens


Pine Barrens
the, an extensive coastal region in S and SE New Jersey, composed chiefly of pine stands, sandy soils, and swampy streams. ab. 2000 sq. mi. (5180 sq. km). Official name, the Pinelands.

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a region in southern New Jersey that is lightly populated and is characterized by sandy soils, forests of stunted conifers, and numerous small rivers

Useful english dictionary. 2012.