pin oak


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pin oak

n.
A deciduous oak tree (Quercus palustris) of eastern North America, having horizontal or drooping branches, deeply lobed leaves with sharp tips, and small acorns.

pin′ oak`


n.
an oak, Quercus palustris, having branches that grow in a pyramidal manner and deeply lobed leaves.
[1805–15, Amer.]
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Noun1.pin oak - fast-growing medium to large pyramidal deciduous tree of northeastern United States and southeastern Canada having deeply pinnatifid leaves that turn bright red in autumnpin oak - fast-growing medium to large pyramidal deciduous tree of northeastern United States and southeastern Canada having deeply pinnatifid leaves that turn bright red in autumn; thrives in damp soil
oak tree, oak - a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves; "great oaks grow from little acorns"
2.pin oak - large nearly semi-evergreen oak of southeastern United States; thrives in damp soil
oak tree, oak - a deciduous tree of the genus Quercus; has acorns and lobed leaves; "great oaks grow from little acorns"
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Purse money will be between $6,000 - $6,500, depending on the number of entries, thanks to several wonderful sponsors, including Chick's Western Saddlerey, Pin Oak Lane Farm & Equine Clinic, Bowman's Feed & Pet, Delmarva Printing, and Fashion & Farm Country along with the Maryland Horse Industry Board.
Mallards flock here to stuff themselves with rice, and loaf:on the flooded pin oak flats, feasting on plump acorns.
A total of 2,000 pounds of seed mixture was sown and thereafter, 10,000 tree species were planted including White Pine, Loblolly Pine, Northern Red Oak, Pin Oak, Sawtooth Oak, Green Ash, Button Bush, Indigo Bush and Redbud.
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The two acquisitions include 11 properties at the Oak Creek Center located in suburban Chicago's East-West corridor in Lombard, Illinois, and five properties known as Pin Oak Park in Houston's West Loop (Bellaire submarket), less than four miles from the Texas Medical Center, the largest medical center in the world.
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