Laurus

Laurus is a genus of evergreen trees belonging to the Laurel family, Lauraceae. The genus includes three or more species. The number of species in the genus has not yet been fully resolved. The following may or may not be included. ==Fossil history== Fossils dating from before the Pleistocene glaciations show that species of Laurus were formerly d...
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Laurus

(Bay Laurel, Bay Tree, Laurel, Sweet Laurel) This slow growing, evergreen tree is often grown as a shrub; it is commonly called Bay, Bay Laurel, and Sweet Laurel. Bay can live as a woody houseplant for many years. It is a native of the Mediterranean region and isn't hardy in the North. Its shiny, dark green, fragrant leaves were once twined into wr...
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Laurus

(Latin) laurel tree; the laurel comes to signify success or triumph.
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Laurus

[n] - small evergreen trees or shrubs with aromatic leaves
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Laurus

• (n.) A genus of trees including, according to modern authors, only the true laurel (Laurus nobilis), and the larger L. Canariensis of Madeira and the Canary Islands. Formerly the sassafras, the camphor tree, the cinnamon tree, and several other aromatic trees and shrubs, were also referred to the genus Laurus.
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laurus

<botany> A genus of trees including, according to modern authors, only the true laurel (Laurus nobilis), and the larger L. Canariensis of Madeira and the Canary Islands. Formerly the sassafras, the camphor tree, the cinnamon tree, and several other aromatic trees and shrubs, were also referred to the genus Laurus. ... Origin: L, laurel. ... S...
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Laurus

genus Laurus noun small evergreen trees or shrubs with aromatic leaves
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Laurus

[Škurla] Metropolitan Laurus (Škurla) of New York (Metropolita Laurus; January 1, 1928 – March 16, 2008) was First Hierarch of the Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia, the fifth cleric to hold that position. Late in his life he the fourth ROCOR agreement, that reunited ROCOR to the Russian Orthodox Patriarchate based in Moscow. == Li...
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Laurus

Lau'rus noun [ Latin , laurel.] (Botany) A genus of trees including, according to modern authors, only the true laurel ( Laurus nobilis ), and the larger Latin Canariensis of Madeira and the Canary Islands. Formerly the sassafras, the camphor tree, the cinnamon tree, and severa...
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laurus

Latin, meaning: the laurel, bay tree / triumph, victory, success
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