an inlet of the Pacific in W California. 26 miles (42 km) long.
noun 1. a tree, Cupressus macrocarpa, of southern California, being pyramid-shaped in youth, but spreading in age: occurs naturally in only two groves on the coast of Monterey County, California, but is cultivated extensively. noun 1. another name for macrocarpa
noun 1. a mild, moist cheddar, made from whole, skimmed, or partially skimmed milk: first made in Monterey County, California.
noun 1. a pine tree, Pinus radiata, native to coastal California, having cones that open to germinate only in the heat of a forest fire, used for reforestation and as a timber tree.
[mawn-tuh-ree-ah] /ˌmɔn təˈri ɑ/ noun 1. a city in N Colombia.