Royal bay

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Royal bay (Bot) the classic laurel (Laurus nobilis
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Usage

In literature:

Port Royal, on the Bay of Fundy, was one centre and Quebec another.
"The Founder of New France: A Chronicle of Champlain" by Charles W. Colby
Its chief town was Port Royal, now Annapolis, at the head of the Bay of Fundy.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents: Tyler" by Compiled by James D. Richardson
So at this Turtle Bay, far from the town, the royal troops had a storehouse for their arms.
"The Story of Manhattan" by Charles Hemstreet
On the west side of Cape Charlotte lies a bay which obtained the name of Royal Bay, and the west point of it was named Cape George.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 15 (of 18)" by Robert Kerr
The six bay horses were checked precisely at the right spot: and all which preceded the royal carriage halted at the same moment.
"The Peasant and the Prince" by Harriet Martineau
In 1670, a royal charter was granted by Charles the Second, for incorporating the Hudson's Bay Company.
"Handbook to the new Gold-fields" by R. M. Ballantyne
Royal Charter to Massachusetts Bay Puritans.
"The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 2 of 2" by Edgerton Ryerson
The most rugged portion is Moelfre Bay, where the unfortunate Royal Charter was wrecked, when so many people lost their lives.
"A Yacht Voyage Round England" by W.H.G. Kingston
It lay at Martinique, in the bay of Fort Royal (now Fort de France).
"Famous Sea Fights" by John Richard Hale
The support of the Royal Navy was further manifested by the presence in the Bay, behind the IX.
"The 28th: A Record of War Service in the Australian Imperial Force, 1915-19, Vol. I" by Herbert Brayley Collett
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In poetry:

From noting the size of her gaiters
True gentlemen never abstain;
If larger than those of a bay
They pass her in royal distain.
"The Misanthrope's Reverie" by Joseph Warren Watson
We'll sheet the mizzen-royals home and shimmer down the Bay,
The sea-line blue with billows, the land-line blurred and grey;
The bow-wash will be piling high and thrashing into spray,
As the hooker's fore-foot tramples down the swell.
"A Pier-Head Chorus" by John Masefield

In news:

The body of 49-year-old Denise Mcvay was discovered near one of the bays at "The Royal Car Wash" on Vaughn Street and Garner Avenue.
Marva and Warren Beck are on a Royal Caribbean ship being held in a bay in Boston Massachusetts, but they're not letting the massive storm ruin their vacation.
2008 Dark Bay or Brown Filly Val Royal (FR).
Val Royal (FR), Dark Bay or Brown, 1996.
Royal terns prefer saltwater habitats such as beaches and bays.
The Kansas City Royals acquired former All-Star James Shields and fellow right-hander Wade Davis from the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday night for outfielder Wil Myers and a package of minor-league prospects.
The Kansas City Royals have acquired starting pitchers Shields and Wade Davis from the Tampa Bay Rays for outfielder Wil Myers and a package of minor league prospects Sunday Dec 9, 2012.
The Kansas City Royals acquired former All-Star James Shields and fellow right-hander Wade Davis from the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday night for outfielder Wil Myers and a package of minor league prospects.
(AP) — The Kansas City Royals have acquired starting pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis from the Tampa Bay Rays for outfielder Wil Myers and a package of minor league prospects.
The Kansas City Royals have acquired starting pitchers James Shields and Wade Davis from the Tampa Bay Rays for outfielder Wil Myers and a package of minor league prospects.
Yost was accompanied by former All-Star James Shields, who along with Wade Davis arrived in Kansas City as part of a blockbuster trade with Tampa Bay over the weekend that should instantly upgrade the Royals' rotation.
Royals get Shields in six-player deal that sends Myers to Tampa Bay.
Kansas City Royals acquire pitchers James Shields, Wade Davis from Tampa Bay Rays for package of prospects.
When James Shields broke into the big leagues with Tampa Bay, the Rays were no better than the Kansas City Royals.
KANSAS CITY, Mo.—When James Shields broke into the big leagues with Tampa Bay, the Rays were no better than the Kansas City Royals.
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In science:

A. O’Hagan, Fractional Bayes Factors for Model Comparison, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society.
Quantitative model validation techniques: new insights
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