California laurel

Definitions of California laurel
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n Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood

Synonyms:
California bay tree, California olive, Oregon myrtle, Umbellularia californica, mountain laurel, pepperwood, sassafras laurel, spice tree
Type of:
laurel
any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family

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