bay-rum tree


Definition of bay-rum tree 

: a West Indian tree (Pimenta racemosa) that is closely related to the allspice tree and that is a source of bay oil

called also bayberry, bay tree, West Indian bay, wild cinnamon

— see bay rum

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First Known Use of bay-rum tree

1884, in the meaning defined above

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