Definition of "oak-bark" [oak-bark]
- (noun) The bark of some species of oak, used in tanning, and to some extent in dyeing and in medicine.
Use "oak-bark" in a sentence
- "As it turned out, oak-bark leather was the only kind that worked."
- "The Navigatio specified that St Brendan's boat was made of oak-bark leather and this was considered evidence that it was a fantasy."
- "There are likewise several plants that may serve for the making of ink, as oak-bark, red roses, log-wood, &c."