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  1. water oak, possum oak, Quercus nigranoun

    relatively tall deciduous water oak of southeastern United States often cultivated as a shade tree; thrives in wet soil


  1. water oaknoun

    A type of hard oak tree, Quercus nigra, of the southern US.


  1. water oak

    Water Oak is a type of deciduous and evergreen tree belonging to the beech family (Fagaceae), native to the southeastern United States. Scientifically known as Quercus nigra, it typically grows near bodies of water, hence the name. The tree can reach up to 100 feet in height and is known for its rapid growth and durability, its smooth leaves that stay green late into fall, and its acorns which serve as food for various wildlife. The wood of water oaks is often used commercially for fuel and to make low-grade lumber.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of water oak in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of water oak in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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