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Descriptor English: Laurus
Descriptor Spanish: Laurus
Descriptor Portuguese: Laurus
Descriptor French: Laurus
Entry term(s): Bay Laurel
Bay Laurels
Bay Leaf
Laurel, Bay
Laurels, Bay
Laurus nobilis
Leaf, Bay
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.595.400.399
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027442
Scope note: A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. Laurus nobilis L. leaves are known for use in SPICES, having a similar flavor as UMBELLULARIA.
Annotation: do not confuse X ref BAY LAUREL with BAY LAUREL, CALIFORNIA see UMBELLULARIA
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Lauraceae (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see LAURACEAE 1998-2001
History Note: 2002; use LAURACEAE 1998-2001
DeCS ID: 35865
Unique ID: D027442
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Laurus - Preferred
Concept UI M0380070
Scope note A plant genus in the LAURACEAE family. Laurus nobilis L. leaves are known for use in SPICES, having a similar flavor as UMBELLULARIA.
Preferred term Laurus
Bay Leaf - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0383898
Preferred term Bay Leaf
Entry term(s) Leaf, Bay
Laurus nobilis - Narrower
Concept UI M0380071
Scope note Laurus nobilis L. leaves are known for use in SPICES.
Preferred term Laurus nobilis
Entry term(s) Bay Laurel
Bay Laurels
Laurel, Bay
Laurels, Bay



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