post oak
noun Etymology: 1post Date: 1775 a white oak (Quercus stellata) of the eastern and central United States having hard durable wood

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  • Post oak — Oak Oak ([=o]k), n. [OE. oke, ok, ak, AS. [=a]c; akin to D. eik, G. eiche, OHG. eih, Icel. eik, Sw. ek, Dan. eeg.] [1913 Webster] 1. (Bot.) Any tree or shrub of the genus {Quercus}. The oaks have alternate leaves, often variously lobed, and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Post oak — Taxobox image width = 240px name = Post oak status = secure regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Rosopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Fagaceae genus = Quercus sectio = Quercus species = Q. stellata binomial = Quercus stellata binomial …   Wikipedia

  • post oak — kryžialapis ąžuolas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bukinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Quercus stellata), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Quercus stellata angl. post oak šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos komisijos 2008 m.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • post oak — noun small deciduous tree of eastern and central United States having dark green lyrate pinnatifid leaves and tough moisture resistant wood used especially for fence posts • Syn: ↑box white oak, ↑brash oak, ↑iron oak, ↑Quercus stellata •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • post oak — any of several American oaks, esp. Quercus stellata, the wood of which is used for posts. [1755 65, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • post-oak — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Post Oak Central — is a skyscraper complex in Uptown Houston, Texas, United States.The Philip Johnson designed complex includes three 24 story buildings, 1 Post Oak Central (2000 Post Oak Boulevard), 2 Post Oak Central (1980 Post Oak Boulevard), and 3 Post Oak… …   Wikipedia

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  • Post Oak Bend City — Post Oak Bend City, TX U.S. town in Texas Population (2000): 404 Housing Units (2000): 145 Land area (2000): 2.054458 sq. miles (5.321021 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.054458 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Post Oak Bend City, TX — U.S. town in Texas Population (2000): 404 Housing Units (2000): 145 Land area (2000): 2.054458 sq. miles (5.321021 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.054458 sq. miles (5.321021 sq. km) FIPS code:… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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