turkey oak

noun

Definition of turkey oak

: a small oak (Quercus laevis) of the southeastern U.S. also : a Eurasian oak (Q. cerris)

First Known Use of turkey oak

1709, in the meaning defined above

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“Turkey oak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/turkey%20oak. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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