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Quercus sessiliflora

Definition:

a deciduous European oak valued for its tough elastic wood

Class:

plant noun (plants and fungi)

Usage:

species

Plural:

Quercus sessiliflora*
(* Quercus sessiliflora may be used in a singular or plural context)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Synonyms:

Quercus petraea [species] | durmast | durmast oak | sessile oak | Q. petraea [abbreviation, species] | Q. sessiliflora [abbreviation, species]

Definition references  (+images)

Wikipedia:

Quercus petraea [species] | Quercus sessiliflora | sessile oak | Cornish oak | Durmast oak

a species of oak tree native to most of Europe, and into Anatolia. Sessile oak has been designated the national tree of Wales, where it's also called Welsh oak. It's also considered the Cornish national tree and is referred to as the Cornish oak. The ... (45 of 573 words, 3 images)

en​.wikipedia​.org​/wiki​/Quercus petraea

Oxford Dictionary:

sessile oak | durmast oak [synonym] | Quercus petraea [species] | Fagaceae [family, member of]

a Eurasian oak tree with stalkless egg-shaped acorns, common in hilly areas with poor soils. | (15 of 42 words)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/sessile-oak

Merriam-Webster:

durmast oak | Quercus petraea [species]

a European oak valued especially for its dark heavy tough elastic wood and for its tannin-rich bark (17 of 41 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/durmast oak

Random House Dictionary:

durmast | Quercus petraea [species]

a European oak yielding a heavy, elastic wood used for furniture and in the construction of buildings. (17 of 25 words, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/durmast

American Heritage Dictionary:

durmast | Quercus petraea [species]

A European oak "(Quercus petraea") having tough, elastic wood. (9 of 21 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/durmast

Collins Dictionary:

durmast oak | durmast | Quercus petraea [species, sense-specific] | sessile oak [synonym, sense-specific]

a large Eurasian oak treewith lobed leaves and sessile acorns. | the heavy elastic wood of this tree, used in building and cabinetwork | a large ... (24 of 298 words, 4 definitions, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/durmast-oak

Wiktionary:

durmast oak | durmast oaks [plural] | Quercus petraea [species]

A tree, Quercus petraea, the sessile oak. (7 of 8 words)

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/durmast oak

New World Dictionary:

durmast

any of several European oaks valued for their heavy, tough wood (11 of 26 words, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/durmast

Britannica Encyclopedia:

white oak [tree]

any member of a group or subgenus of North American ornamental and timber shrubs and trees of the genus Quercus in the beech family. White oaks have ... (27 of 431 words, 2 images)

www​.britannica​.com​/E​Bchecked​/topic​/642452​/white-oak

Encarta Dictionary:

durmast oak | durmast oaks [plural] | durmast: durmasts [plural] | durmasts [plural] | durmast | Quercus petraea [species]

an oak tree that has lobed leaves and yields a heavy flexible wood. Use: cabinet-making. Native to: Europe, Asia Minor. (20 of 49 words, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861672666​/definition​.html  [offline]

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