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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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If your climate is agreeable, ordinary garden soil with good drainage will provide a happy home for your bay tree year-round.
But we wanted to go even further and make it clear that this is far and away the strongest guarantee ever offered in the industry," says Bay Tree Chief Marketing Officer Doug Milbrath.
I spent much of our stroll through Bay Tree trying to decide whether the realtor really meant his warning.
Rosie's Posy and Bay Tree are part of a small dynasty founded by Wafic Said.
Emma Macdonald, co-founder and owner of The Bay Tree explains: "The English country garden designs were created by Christopher Brown in the same style as our new labels, and we feel that each one complements The Bay Tree's personality and individuality--we still use traditional cooking methods, our recipes are always based on home cooking and we only use quality ingredients with nothing nasty or artificial added.
At the end of the second day of her latest climb, Shepherd reached the top of a climb called Bay Tree Flake with a stunning view of the Yosemite Valley floor and Half Dome in the distance.
from Lucie Lewis, partner, The Bay Tree Food Company, Shepton Mallet, Somerset
The Dalgety Bay tree surgeon is joint owner of Absolutely 2 with Ken Kelly and Mike Bramall but the boat's mast snapped at the Carl Dyson-backed weekend at Port Edgar last October.
The Bay Tree was very quiet on the Wednesday lunchtime I ventured there - a shame when it offers such excellent food and great value for money.
The bold foliage is similar to a pumped-up bay tree, but slightly softer and is the perfect background for the 5in-wide pendulous, white, bowl-shaped flowers.
That may also account for some of its other common names like bay tree, California bay tree, green bay tree and spice-tree.
During these expatriate years, he produced his most highly acclaimed novels, including The Green Bay Tree (1924), Possession (1925), Early Autumn (1926; Pulitzer Prize), and A Good Woman (1927).