chinkapin


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chin·ka·pin

 (chĭng′kə-pĭn′)
n.
Variant of chinquapin.

chinkapin

(ˈtʃɪŋkəpɪn)
n
(Plants) a variant spelling of chinquapin
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Noun1.chinkapin - small nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
Allegheny chinkapin, Castanea pumila, dwarf chestnut, eastern chinquapin, chinquapin - shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts
Castanea ozarkensis, chinquapin, Ozark chinkapin, Ozark chinquapin - shrubby tree closely related to the Allegheny chinkapin but with larger leaves; southern midwestern United States
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These include black gum (Nyssa sylvatica), chestnut oak (Quercus montana), chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), common persimmon (Diospyros virginiana), cucumbertree (Magnolia acuminate), mockernut hickory (Carya tomentosa), pignut hickory (Carya glabra), shumard oak (Queruc shumardii), sugarberry (Celtis laevigata) and yellowwood (Cladrastis kentukea).
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The mighty white oak, the best of them all, includes copious subspecies like post oak, blackjack, chinkapin, burr, swamp, sawtooth, and others.
In our recent research, we've discovered Shumard and chinkapin oaks are excellent candidates.
biuncifera), and Apache plume (Fallugia paradoxa), as well as forests and woodlands dominated in some areas by pine (Pinus) and juniper species, and in other areas by deciduous hardwoods such as chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii) and bigtooth maple (Acer grandidentatum) (Elliot et al., in litt.).
Bur, chinkapin and Shumard oaks, blue ash and kingnut (also called shellbark hickory) are all long-lived trees that have been here for hundreds of years.
Quercus muehlenbergii Engelm.; Chinquapin (Chinkapin) or Yellow Oak; Shrubby old-field; Rare; C = 4; BSUH 18690.
It is distributed in the north-east of the DBR with a slope of 26-30[degrees] and at an elevation of 190-500m, with component species of the community including Castanopsis chinensis (chinese evergreen chinkapin, angiosperm), Schima superba (schima, angiosperm), and Cryptocarya chinensis (chinensis cryptocarya, angiosperm).
SPEND Henley dining table pounds 449 from Cargo, www.cargohomeshop.com Inspired by the furniture of New England, this table is made from a mixture of oak and evergreen chinkapin with a cream finish applied before lacquer.
Other white oaks include swamp white oak, (Quercus bicolor), chestnut oak (Quercus prinus), bur oak (Quercus macrocarpa), swamp chestnut oak (Quercus michauzii), chinkapin oak (Quercus muehlenbergii), overcup oak (Quercus lyrata) and post oak (Quercus stellata).
In 2005, the authors inventoried Allegheny chinkapin specimens on the Cumberland Plateau (Bledsoe, Cumberland, Morgan, and Overton Counties) and on the Eastern Highland Rim (Macon County).