from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Either of two eastern North American deciduous oak trees (Quercus prinus and Q. muehlenbergii) having leaves that resemble those of the American chestnut.
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- n. A species of oak tree native to the eastern USA, with taxonomic name Quercus prinus.
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- n. an oak having leaves resembling those of chestnut trees
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