1. [ noun ] (botany) a common scrubby deciduous tree of central and southeastern United States having dark bark and broad 3-lobed (club-shaped) leaves; tends to form dense thickets
Synonyms: blackjack Quercus_marilandica blackjack_oak
Related terms: scrub_oak
2. [ noun ] (botany) small to medium deciduous oak of east central North America; leaves have sharply pointed lobes
Synonyms: Quercus_ellipsoidalis northern_pin_oak
Related terms: oak
Similar spelling:   jackass