Also called bay tree. a tree, Umbellularia californica, of the laurel family, native to the western coast of the U.S., having aromatic leaves and umbels of yellowish-green flowers.
the hard, golden-brown wood of this tree, used for making furniture and decorative objects.
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noun 1. a route used during the U.S. westward migrations, especially in the period from 1840 to 1860, starting in Missouri and ending in Oregon. About 2000 miles (3200 km) long. noun 1. an early pioneering route across the central US, from Independence, W Missouri, to the Columbia River country of N Oregon: used chiefly […]
[awr-ee-ahyd, ohr-] /ˈɔr iˌaɪd, ˈoʊr-/ noun, Metallurgy. 1. .
noun 1. a small blast furnace for smelting lead.