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BAY. Is an enclosure to keep in the water for the supply of a mill or other contrivance, so that the water may be able to, drive the wheels of such mill. Stat. 27 Eliz. c. 19.
     2. A large open water or harbor where ships may ride, is also called a bay; as, the Chesapeake Bay, the, Bay of New York.

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California bay laurel (Umbellularia californica) infected with Phytophthora ramorum.
Gray squirrels utilized fruits from the California Bay Laurel (Umbellularia californica) from July to February.
Is it a bay laurel?" He sarcastically replied, "If it smells like it and looks like it then it probably is." I slinked away.
She mentioned some of the herbs that she uses in her soaps such as chamomile, bay laurel leaves, and chocolate for kids.
7 BAY laurel infusions can be used to soothe stomach ulcers.
7 BAY laurel infusions can be used to seoothe stomach ulcers.
Mountain laurel trees are not in the Lauraceae plant family and are not at risk, but the popular California bay laurel is part of the family and will be at risk if the beetle reaches the west coast.
Lambourn Nick Deacon Bay Laurel (2.40 Lingfield, nap) Well fancied (3-1 to 2-1) to step up on promising debut effort on this course last month, but was hampered at the start and again in the closing stages.
LINGFIELD: 2.00 Song Of Joy, 2.30 Coup De Grace, 3.00 Purple 'n Gold, 3.30 News Show, 4.00 Old Boy Ted, 4.30 BUY ART (NAP), 5.00 Bay Laurel, 5.30 Ginger Monkey .
A bird feeder is a lovely gift made even more special with a tree from which to hang it, and a book of soup recipes becomes more meaningful if the bay leaves can be picked from a potted Bay Laurel. However you choose to give a tree, it's a gift that will keep giving - and growing--long after the celebration is over.
Bay laurel is typical of thermo-hygrophilous coenosis of Mediterranean areas (Table 1), mainly represented in pre-forest mantles or woodlands, where it appears frequently as a sporadic shrub species.