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oak apple

, gall
any of various brownish round galls on oak trees, containing the larva of certain wasps
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Oak Apple Day, or Royal Oak Day, is the anniversary of the restoration of King Charles II to the throne in 1660.
A Sicily B Sardinia C Corsica D Malta QUESTION 12 - for 12 points: Which king's birthday is commemorated by Oak Apple Day?
NEWTON ABBOT: 2.20 Adrenalin Flight, 2.50 She''s On The Case, 3.20 Ghimaar, 3.50 SKy Calling, 4.20 Homer Run, 4.50 OaK Apple, 5.20 Doof.
Ten police officers arrived at the office in Worcester and two crews from Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service were on standby in the car park of the nearby Oak Apple pub.
Adrian Nicholls should again be praised for his enterprising front-running ride - following on from his exploits in the same colours of the Oak Apple Syndicate on Tuesday's Molecomb Stakes winner Strike Up The Band - although the jockey was the first to admit he wasn't so sure about the tactics.
The photo on page 28 isn't a fruit, even though it's called an oak apple. It's a strange plant growth called a gall.
Oak Apple Day (Restoration Day), May 29, is a commemoration of the battle of Wooster in 1651.
A property packed with the "wow factor" Oak Apple, Hazel Lane, Great Wyrley, is a beautiful residence in a sought after area.
| OAK APPLE DAY: Commemorating King Charles II finding safety in an oaktree in the grounds of Boscobel House, Shropshire, after the Battle of Worcester (1651).