blackjack oak
noun see blackjack I

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Blackjack oak — Taxobox name = Blackjack Oak image width = 240px image caption = Dormant blackjack in the Cross Timbers of Lincoln County, Oklahoma regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Fagaceae genus = Quercus …   Wikipedia

  • blackjack oak — merilandinis ąžuolas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Bukinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Quercus marilandica), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Quercus marilandica angl. blackjack oak šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • blackjack oak — noun a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad three lobed (club shaped) leaves; tends to form dense thickets • Syn: ↑blackjack, ↑jack oak, ↑Quercus marilandica • Hypernyms: ↑scrub oak *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • blackjack — I. noun Date: 1591 1. [black + jack (vessel)] a tankard for beer or ale usually of tar coated leather 2. sphalerite 3. a hand weapon typically consisting of a piece of leather enclosed metal with a strap or springy shaft for a handle 4. an often… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • blackjack — [blak′jak΄] n. [see JACK] 1. a large beer mug, formerly made of leather coated with tar 2. BLACK FLAG ☆ 3. a small, leather covered bludgeon with a flexible handle ☆ 4. a SE U.S. scrub oak (Quercus marilandica) with fan shaped leaves 5 …   English World dictionary

  • Oak Park, Illinois — Coordinates: 41°53′N 87°48′W / 41.883°N 87.8°W / 41.883; 87.8 …   Wikipedia

  • blackjack — /blak jak /, n. 1. a short, leather covered club, consisting of a heavy head on a flexible handle, used as a weapon. 2. Cards. a. twenty one (def. 4). b. Also called natural. (in twenty one) an ace together with a ten or a face card as the first… …   Universalium

  • oak — I (Roget s IV) n. 1. [An oak tree] Syn. Quercus, Lithocarpus ( both Latin), casuarina; see tree . Varieties of oaks include: white, red, scarlet, Spanish, black, live, bur, British, pin, post, blackjack, tulip, cork, jack, scrub, valley, swamp… …   English dictionary for students

  • blackjack — black•jack [[t]ˈblækˌdʒæk[/t]] n. 1) a short, leather covered club, consisting of a heavy head on a flexible handle, used as a weapon 2) gam a) Also called twenty one a gambling game at cards, in which a player needs to get more points than the… …   From formal English to slang

  • blackjack — n. club used as a weapon; type of oak tree found in the southern USA; card game; type of Russian jet plane v. hit with a club; force, control by intimidation …   English contemporary dictionary

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