loblolly bay


noun

an evergreen tree, Gordonia lasianthus, of the tea family, having fragrant, long-stalked white flowers and egg-shaped fruit.

Nearby words

  1. lobengula,
  2. lobi,
  3. lobitis,
  4. lobito,
  5. loblolly,
  6. loblolly boy,
  7. loblolly pine,
  8. lobo,
  9. lobola,
  10. lobolo

Origin of loblolly bay

First recorded in 1720–30

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