Quercus suber


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Noun1.Quercus suber - medium-sized evergreen oak of southern Europe and northern Africa having thick corky bark that is periodically stripped to yield commercial corkQuercus suber - medium-sized evergreen oak of southern Europe and northern Africa having thick corky bark that is periodically stripped to yield commercial cork
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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The history of the cork oak (Quercus suber) in North America probably dates back to the early colonial period.
Fatty acid composition of abdominal adipose tissue in broilers fed green-oak (Quercusilex), cork oak acorn (Quercus Suber L.) based diets.
The vegetation of the reserve consists primarily of high-altitude cork oak Quercus suber (meso-mediterranean and supra-Mediterranean), Holm oak Quercus ilex and Portuguese oak Quercus faginea.
Likewise, several gallic acid derivatives have been solely found in Quercus ilex, Quercus rotundifolia, and Quercus suber [3].
The harvest of the species was done on oak (Quercus suber L.) at the station Vautours cascade (VC) and on oak zeen (Quercus canariensis Willd.) at Dar smayer station (DS).
Among the tree species of the coastline Quercus suber and Tetraclinis articulata.
Un o'r pethau hynod ar yr ucheldir yma oedd y dderwen gorc (Quercus suber; cork oak) sydd wedi ei defnyddio ers canrifoedd i gael corc.
Paper birch was harvested to cover canoes, chestnut bark for shingles to cover houses and cork stripped from the Cork oak (Quercus suber) is used in flooring or wine corks.
A new lifestyle-concept store called Cork Living in Tabaris has also knocked cork out of a bottle and into your living room.Cork is a buoyant material made from the bark of a tree, the Quercus suber (the Cork Oak), which is native to southwest Europe and northwest Africa.
Advances on the study of sexual reproduction in the cork-tree (Quercus suber L.) chestnut (Castanea sativa Mill.) and in Rosaceae (apple and almond).