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1. In anatomy, a recess containing fluid.
2. Especially, the lacrimal bay.
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(Laurus nobilis) Available as a berry, leaves, oils, and extract; clinical studies suggest value as an antiulcerative in laboratory animals and in gastrointestinal disease; purported uses include as an antirheumatic, diuretic, and antiseptic.
Synonym(s): sweet bay.
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In anatomy, a recess containing fluid, but especially, the lacrimal bay.
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California bay laurel (Umbellularia californica) infected with Phytophthora ramorum.
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Then we tackled Levada do Paul - also built in the 1700s - a narrow pathway surrounded by bay laurels, ericas, blueberry and blackberry trees, and even a lily of the valley