Definition of Evergreen oak

1. Noun. Evergreen oak of southern Europe having leaves somewhat resembling those of holly; yields a hard wood.

Exact synonyms: Holly-leaved Oak, Holm Oak, Holm Tree, Quercus Ilex
Generic synonyms: Oak, Oak Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Evergreen Oak

everclear
everduring
everfalling
everflowing
everglade
evergoing
evergreen
evergreen beech
evergreen bittersweet
evergreen blueberry
evergreen cherry
evergreen huckleberry
evergreen magnolia
evergreen millet
evergreen oak (current term)
evergreen plant
evergreen thorn
evergreen winterberry
evergreen wood fern
evergreened
evergreening
evergreens
evergrowing
everie
everlast
everlastable
everlasting
everlasting(a)
everlasting flower

Literary usage of Evergreen oak

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1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and General by Thomas Spencer Baynes (1888)
"(С. Р. J.) The evergreen oak of southern Europe is Q. Hex, usually a smaller tree, frequently of rather shrub-like appearance, with abundant glossy ..."

2. English Trees and Tree-planting by William H. Ablett (1880)
"... evergreen oak—THB LUCOMBE OAK—THB SCARLET OAK. THE broad-leaved timber trees of Britain are unique in their character, furnishing landscape ornaments ..."

3. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson, F. L. S., William Robinson (1906)
"The evergreen Oak takes a lead among the trees near the sea, ... This evergreen oak withstood the great gales of 1897 in the south and west of England ..."

4. The English Flower Garden and Home Grounds: Design and Arrangement Shown by by William Robinson (1907)
"The evergreen Oak takes a lead among the trees near the sea, ... This evergreen oak withstood the great gales of 1897 in the south and west of England ..."

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