box white oak

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n box white oak small deciduous tree of eastern and central United States having dark green lyrate pinnatifid leaves and tough moisture-resistant wood used especially for fence posts
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Usage

In literature:

They live near White Oak, S.C., in a two-room frame house with a one-room box board annex.
"Slave Narratives Vol. XIV. South Carolina, Part 2" by Works Projects Administration
ROUGH OR BOX WHITE OAK.
"Trees of the Northern United States" by Austin C. Apgar
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In news:

With A Classic Education and The Boxing ­Lesson, 8 pm Thursday, February 23, at Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, 713-862-3838 or fitzlivemusic.com.
Southern Wayne- White Oak box.
TheStage at TheTimesCenter is a jewel box of a theatre, with cherry walls and ceiling, rich red Italian opera seats, a white oak floor, and blond walnut stage.
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