chinquapin chinquapin

Definition(s):

  1. (n) shrubby tree closely related to the Allegheny chinkapin but with larger leaves; southern midwestern United States
  2. (n) shrubby chestnut tree of southeastern United States having small edible nuts
  3. (n) small nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut

News

  1. Hillsville road damaged by rain; residents without water

    Town officials in Hillsville said residents in the area of Chinquapin Trail and Dogwood Drive would be without water until further notice.
    on July 6, 2013     Source: WXII-TV Winston-Salem

  2. Pinehurst council considers plans to reconfigure two troublesome traffic islands

    The Village Council might change two traffic islands on downtown streets to keep drivers from going the wrong way. Assistant Village Manager Jeff Batton told council members at a work session Tuesday that cars turn off of Cherokee Road into outgoing lanes on Dogwood and Chinquapin roads.
    on July 1, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

Quotes

  • "We are concerned about the Northeast Cape Fear River at Chinquapin and Burgaw where the river is expected to crest on Saturday," Easley said in a statement.
    on Nov 22, 2006 By: Mike Easley Source: WCNC (subscription)

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