black oak definition

  • noun:
    • A deciduous North American tree (Quercus velutina) having divided leaves with pointed lobes, a blackish outer bark, a yellowish inner bark, and sturdy wood.
    • medium to big deciduous timber tree associated with the east united states of america and southeastern Canada having dark external bark and yellow inner bark utilized for tanning; broad five-lobed leaves tend to be bristle-tipped
  • adjective:
    • See under Oak.

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