tanbark-oak

tanbark oak

noun
any oak that yields tanbark, especially an evergreen oak, Lithocarpus densiflora, of the Pacific coast of North America.

Origin:
1880–85, Americanism

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tanbark oak

noun
evergreen tree of the Pacific coast area having large leathery leaves; yields tanbark 
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