What is white oak?

  • (noun): 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.

Some articles on white oak, oak, oaks:

White Oak Park
... White Oak Park is a 810-acre (3.3 km2) county park in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States ... It is sited 15 miles (24 km) southeast of downtown Pittsburgh in White Oak, Pennsylvania Pittsburgh portal ...
Maryland Route 650 - History
... north from its eastern terminus to the current intersection with Lockwood Drive in White Oak ... MD 650 assumed MD 320's route north to White Oak in 1955 ... In 1960, MD 650 took over the old route of US 29 between White Oak and Ashton when US 29 was shifted to the new Columbia Pike, then took over all of MD 116 ...
Carya Glabra - Habitat - Central Forest Region
40 Post Oak-Blackjack Oak 44 Chestnut Oak 45 Pitch Pine 46 Eastern Redcedar 52 White Oak-Black Oak-Northern Red Oak 53 White Oak 55 Northern Red Oak 57 Yellow-Poplar 59 ...
White Oak, Kentucky
... White Oak is an unincorporated community in Morgan County, Kentucky, United States ... It lies along U.S ...
Carya Tomentosa - Associated Forest Cover
... hickory is associated with the eastern Oak-hickory forest and the beech-maple forest ... Three of the upland oak types and the bottom land type are subclimax to climax ... The types are Central Forest Region (upland oaks)-Post Oak-Blackjack Oak (Type 40), White Oak-Black Oak-Northern Red Oak (Type 52), White Oak (Type 53), Black Oak (Type 110) ...

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    I could lecture on dry oak leaves; I could, but who would hear me? If I were to try it on any large audience, I fear it would be no gain to them, and a positive loss to me. I should have behaved rudely toward my rustling friends.
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    “I,” said the cow, all white and red,
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