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roble

[roh-bley] /ˈroʊ bleɪ/
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
1860-1865
1860-65; < Spanish, PortugueseLatin rōbur oak tree
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British Dictionary definitions for roble

roble

/ˈrəʊbleɪ/
noun
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
Word Origin
C19: from Spanish: from Latin rōbur oak, strength
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