An ancient oak tree which has been preserved in peat, with hard black wood.
More example sentences
- The handle was made of bog oak and therefore black.
- He was presented with a number of gifts to mark his retirement including a bog oak sculpture created by Seamus Kelly of Butlerstown.
- Local man Paddy Clooney will have some of his hand-crafted bog oak pieces in the exhibition and Anna Bland will exhibit her collection of icons.
Definition of bog oak in:
- The US English dictionary