burr oak


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Synonyms for burr oak

medium to large deciduous oak of central and eastern North America with ovoid acorns deeply immersed in large fringed cups

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The McBaine Bur Oak is located on Burr Oak Road 10.
Roman Szabelski was appointed by the Circuit Court of Cook County at the request of the sheriffs department to oversee the process of digitizing burial records and putting finances in order at the Burr Oak Cemetery in Alsip.
Franks serves as a board member for Burr Oak Tool Inc, and associated international companies.
Three gravediggers and a manager at the Burr Oak Cemetery are accused of unearthing hundreds of corpses and dumping some in a nearby cemetery or double-stacking others in graves.
The Burr Oak Cemetery in suburban Alsip is the final resting place of several prominent black Americans, including blues singer Dinah Washington, boxing champion Ezzard Charles, and Emmett Till, the 14-year-old boy whose brutal 1955 slaying in Mississippi stoked the civil rights movement.
Make bold statements with pieces of nature in the home using burr oak and driftwood furniture but with an element of lightness.
She married Albert Jagger on June 10, 1940, in Burr Oak, Kan.
But what is certain is that they are all intimately included in the Burr Oak rocking horse, made by Stevenson Brothers and auctioned for pounds 35,000 at Sotheby's last year.
Changes in the woody vegetation of a burr oak savanna remnant in central Illinois.
In all there are 10 trees (including maples, ash, beech, burr oak and the obligatory willow) and three rocks of Manhattan schist (borrowed from Central Park).
Just after first light a 2 1/2-year-old 8-pointer came right under my treestand, feeding on burr oak acorns.
Consider planting one of these drought to lerant trees: American plum (Prunus americana), bristlecone pine, burr oak (Quercus macrocarpa), cockspur thorn (Crataegus crus-galli), curl-leaf mountain mahogany (Cercocarpus ledifolius), Gambell oak, common hackberry (Celtis occidentalis), pinon pine, ponderosa pine (Montana's state tree), and upright junipers.