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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.

bay

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In anatomy, a recess containing fluid, but especially, the lacrimal bay.
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Principal period features within this room include a fireplace with ornate timber surround with a marble hearth, French doors opening onto the side veranda and one of those impressive bay windows that is such a feature of this house.
On the ground floor an entrance hall gives access to a lounge with a bay window and an ornate cast iron fireplace.
Upstairs, the master bedroom has a large bay window, original wrought iron fireplace and access to the en suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath.
The room with an enormous bay window promises to provide spectacular panoramic views of Earth.
Thanks to giddy ceiling heights, the apartment's 22ft 4in by 18ft room with a view has a mezzanine level overlooking the lounge and the same view through the floor-to-ceiling bay window as the lounge below it.
The split-level idea is most dramatic at the top of the house, where kitchen and dining room overlook the living room and share the view through the bay window. Contributing to the airy feeling is an unobstructed view past the stairway to the rear garden.
These pendulous, biomorphic bags (created especially for the bay window of a gallery overlooking downtown traffic) are fleshy and funny; that they are made of glass seems almost incomprehensible.
Lacey said it was because turning me loose alone in the woods with a chainsaw was a threat to our relations with neighboring Canada and perhaps world peace, but I knew better: Lacey had seen the bay window I had included in the floor plans for my vacation home, and there isn't a woman alive who doesn't want a house with a bay window.
The lounge has a double glazed bay window to the front and double doors to the dining room, which has a sliding door to the rear.
This bright L-shaped room has a large bay window with French doors looking directly into the garden.
Bright and spacious hallway with large cupboard, large lounge with bay window, two double bedrooms and modern kitchen including gas hob, oven, fridge freezer and extractor.
Across the hallway and accessed by handsome oak and glazed double doors, is a drawing room, with a feature bay window to the front.