Definitions and Synonyms of white oak | Another word for white oak | What is white oak?
Definition 1: any of numerous Old World and American oaks having 6 to 8 stamens in each floret, acorns that mature in one year and leaf veins that never extend beyond the margin of the leaf - [noun denoting plant]
(white oak is a kind of ...) a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves
(... is a kind of white oak ) large slow-growing deciduous tree of the eastern United States having stout spreading branches and leaves with usually 7 rounded lobes; yields strong and durable hard wood
(... is a kind of white oak ) large deciduous oak of the eastern United States with a flaky bark and leaves that have fewer lobes than other white oaks; yields heavy strong wood used in construction; thrives in wet soil