Definition of chestnut oak in English:

chestnut oak

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noun

  • A North American oak which has leaves resembling those of the chestnut.
    • Genus Quercus, family Fagaceae: several species
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    • Data were collected from red maple, chestnut oak, and scarlet oak seedlings on the burned site and an unburned reference site.
    • Red maple, chestnut oak, and scarlet oak are all abundant in the seedling layer.
    • In fact, after a chestnut oak in Connecticut, it was the second tree ever to be officially nominated for national champion status.

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