Definition of Laurel oak

1. Noun. Large nearly semi-evergreen oak of southeastern United States; thrives in damp soil.

Exact synonyms: Pin Oak, Quercus Laurifolia
Generic synonyms: Oak, Oak Tree



2. Noun. Small deciduous tree of eastern and central United States having leaves that shine like laurel; wood is used in western states for shingles.
Exact synonyms: Quercus Imbricaria, Shingle Oak
Generic synonyms: Oak, Oak Tree

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Laurel Oak

laurates
laureate
laureated
laureates
laureateship
laureateships
laureating
laureation
laureations
laurel
laurel-tree
laurel cherry
laurel family
laurel fever
laurel green
laurel oak (current term)
laurel sumac
laurel water
laurel willow
laurel wreath
laureled
laureling
laurelite
laurelled
laurelling
laurels
laurelwood
laurence-moon-biedl syndrome
laurentian
laurer

Literary usage of Laurel oak

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1. Field Book of American Trees and Shrubs: A Concise Description of the by Ferdinand Schuyler Mathews (1915)
"149, also laurel oak, pg. 157, east only to Pa., northwest s. Mich, to Neb., southwest to n. Ark. and south to Ala. 3. Spanish Oak, lapping slightly with ..."

2. Pennsylvania Trees by Joseph Simon Illick, Pennsylvania Dept. of Forestry (1914)
"laurel oak. 1. Flowering brauch with immature leave», (s) staminate blossoms, l pi pi-til lute Подо mi*. ..."

3. Bulletin by North Carolina Dept. of Conservation and Development, North Carolina Geological Survey (1883-1905), North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey (1894)
"The laurel oak and live oak are the most characteristic trees, being common throughout, and not being found in this State farther inland; although to the ..."

4. Trees and Tree-planting by James Sanks Brisbin (1888)
"The White Oak, the Post Oak, the Swamp Chestnut Oak, the Black Oak, the Scarlet Oak, the Red Oak, the Pin Oak, the Willow Oak, the laurel oak, ..."

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