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|Noun||1.||sassafras laurel - Pacific coast tree having aromatic foliage and small umbellate flowers followed by olivelike fruit; yields a hard tough wood|
California bay tree, California laurel, California olive, Oregon myrtle, pepperwood, Umbellularia californica, spice tree, mountain laurel
laurel - any of various aromatic trees of the laurel family