desert oak

noun

a tree, Casuarina decaisneana, of Central and NW Australia, the timber of which is resistant to termite attack

Nearby words

  1. desert fathers,
  2. desert iguana,
  3. desert island,
  4. desert locust,
  5. desert lynx,
  6. desert pea,
  7. desert rat,
  8. desert rock,
  9. desert soil,
  10. desert varnish

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