roble

roble

[roh-bley]
noun
1.
a Californian white oak, Quercus lobata, having a short trunk and large, spreading branches.
2.
any of several other trees, especially of the oak and beech families.

Origin:
1860–65; < Spanish, PortugueseLatin rōbur oak tree

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roble (ˈrəʊbleɪ)
 
n
1.  Also called: white oak an oak tree, Quercus lobata, of California, having leathery leaves and slender pointed acorns
2.  any of several similar or related trees
 
[C19: from Spanish: from Latin rōbur oak, strength]

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