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she-oak

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Pronunciation: /ˈʃiːəʊk
 
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Definition of she-oak in English:

noun

Another term for casuarina.
Example sentences
  • On hillocks trailing she-oaks, olives, myrtle and prickly pear, circular ruins rise up, like razed windmills.
  • They were the only things not making a racket behind the beach today, because the she-oaks, ti-trees and a few other things are in full flower and the circus has come to town.
  • The road becomes a strip of bitumen flanked at first by banana trees, then by an array of she-oaks.

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