Bayberry

Word BAYBERRY
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Hyphenation bay ber ry
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Definitions and meanings of "Bayberry"

What do we mean by bayberry?

Any of various shrubs of the genus Myrica, having aromatic foliage and small round fruits with a waxy covering. noun

The fruit of these trees. noun

The fruit of the bay-tree, or Laurus nobilis. noun

The wax-myrtle, Myrica cerifera, and its fruit. noun

In Jamaica, the Pimenta acris, from which an oil is obtained which is used in the manufacture of bay-rum. noun

The fruit of the bay tree or Laurus nobilis. noun

A tree of the West Indies related to the myrtle (Pimenta acris). noun

The fruit of Myrica cerifera (wax myrtle); the shrub itself; -- called also candleberry tree. noun

A fragrant green wax obtained from the bayberry or wax myrtle; -- called also myrtle wax. noun

Common name of the plants in the genus Myrica, a North American shrub with aromatic leather leaves and waxy berries. noun

A tropical American shrub with aromatic leaves that are used in the preparation of bay rum. noun

West Indian tree; source of bay rum noun

Deciduous aromatic shrub of eastern North America with grey-green wax-coated berries noun

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The word "bayberry" in example sentences

Dr. Fuja continued, "We are particularly pleased to include in the formulation the powerful, marquis super-antioxidant yum berry (yang-mei in Chinese), also known as red bayberry, which is harvested from one hundred-year-old trees, and the flavonoid-rich concord grape, which has been shown to contain potent antioxidants that may protect against oxidative stress and reduce the risk of free radical damage and chronic diseases." ❋ Unknown (2009)

(RNS) Smoke wafts upward as the Rev. Mike Peters blows on the Knick-Knick, a sacred herbal blend of spearmint leaves, red willow bark, sage, sweet grass and bayberry bush. ❋ Josh Fleet (2010)

Some appropriate shrubs are summersweet, Virginia sweetspire, southern bayberry and winterberry holly. ❋ Unknown (2011)

He attempted to bring back the game's naturalist approach by using only native plants—pitch pine, shad, scrub oak, bayberry and wild blueberry—and incorporating structural elements of the old racetrack. ❋ Alastair Gordon (2011)

She found her friend outside, crouched down in front of a large bayberry bush. ❋ Amber Benson (2010)

Candles in holiday colors, scented cranberry and bayberry and vanilla. ❋ Ellen Hopkins (2010)

As Betty MacDonald says, "We had quite a few candles but we learned that a wick is a wick even if a candle is three feet tall and bayberry." ❋ Unknown (2010)

Soft music plays, crystal chandeliers sparkle like diamonds in the dimmed light and candles fill the air with the seasonal scent of bayberry. ❋ Unknown (2010)

He would then clean his hands with a facial towel that he kept stowed below the counter, marinated in a coffee can with a sweet gelatine made with a secret recipe based on a dilution of bayberry essence and hydrogen peroxide. ❋ Unknown (2009)

 It was a bayberry scented candle like the kind they used to light when they made love, but they didn't make love anymore under any circumstances so the candles were used for other things. ❋ Unknown (2009)

The most important evergreen trees of the sclerophyll forest are California live oak, canyon live oak, interior live oak, tanoak, California laurel, Pacific madrone, golden chinkapin, and Pacific bayberry. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Much that is called “woods” was about half as high as this, — only patches of shrub-oak, bayberry, beach-plum, and wild roses, overrun with woodbine. ❋ Unknown (2007)

When the roses were in bloom, these patches in the midst of the sand displayed such a profusion of blossoms, mingled with the aroma of the bayberry, that no Italian or other artificial rose-garden could equal them. ❋ Unknown (2007)

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