Definition of Quercus

1. Noun. Oaks.




Definition of Quercus

1. n. A genus of trees constituted by the oak. See Oak.

Medical Definition of Quercus

1. A genus of trees constituted by the oak. See Oak. Origin: L, an oak. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Quercus

quercetins
quercicobufagin
quercin
quercine
quercins
quercitannic
quercitannic acid
quercite
quercitin
quercitrin
quercitron
quercitron oak
quercitrons
quercivorous
quercus (current term)
querele
quereles
querencia
querencias
querent
querents
queriable
querida
queridas
queried
querier
queriers
queries
querimonies

Literary usage of Quercus

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1. The North American Sylva, Or, A Description of the Forest Trees, of the by François André Michaux, Augustus Lucas Hillhouse (1819)
"Running oak I, 73 quercus rubra Red oak I, io3 quercus suber Cork oak . ... Dwarf rose bay IT, 73 quercus virens. . . . Live oak 1, 57 Robinia viscosa. ..."

2. Annual Report of the United States Geological and Geographical Survey of the by Geological and Geographical Survey of the Territories (U.S.), United States General Land Office, United States Dept. of the Interior (1878)
"quercus coriácea, Newby., Boston Journ. Nat. Hist., 18 3, p. 15. 107. quercus elliptica, Newby. ... Sei. and Arts, vol. xxvii, p. 300. 169. quercus Benzoin ..."

3. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1914)
"quercus alba, pedunculata and tinctoria (keep their quercus macrocarpa (corky ... quercus macrocarpa. quercus palustris. quercus rubra. quercus velutina. ..."

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