black-oak

black oak

noun
1.
any of several oak trees, as Quercus velutina, characterized by a blackish bark.
2.
the hard, durable wood of such a tree, used for making furniture, floors, etc.

Origin:
1625–35, Americanism

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black oak

noun
medium to large deciduous timber tree of the eastern United States and southeastern Canada having dark outer bark and yellow inner bark used for tanning; broad five-lobed leaves are bristle-tipped 
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