bear oak


Definition of bear oak

  1. :  a shrubby evergreen oak (Quercus ilicifolia) of the southeastern U.S. usually forming dense thickets

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Origin and Etymology of bear oak

so called from its acorns' serving as food for bears and other wildlife

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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