swamp white oak

noun

Definition of swamp white oak

1 : a large flaky-barked oak (Quercus bicolor) of the eastern U.S. resembling white oak but having smaller leaves with fewer lobes and heavy strong wood that is used in construction

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“Swamp white oak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swamp%20white%20oak. Accessed 2 Aug. 2021.

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