long Jack

noun

Definition of long Jack

1 : an Australian tree (Flindersia oxleyana) with smooth bark and yellow wood
2 : the wood of the long Jack tree

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from the name Jack

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“Long Jack.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long%20Jack. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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