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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bay /ˈbe/
 海灣,狗吠聲,月桂(vt.)吠,使走投無路(vi.)吠

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 bay
 機架

From: Network Terminology

 bay
 機架

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay a.  Reddish brown; of the color of a chestnut; -- applied to the color of horses.
 Bay cat Zool., a wild cat of Africa and the East Indies (Felis aurata).
 Bay lynx Zool., the common American lynx (Lynx lynx, formerly Felis rufa or Lynx rufa).

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, n.
 1. Geog. An inlet of the sea, usually smaller than a gulf, but of the same general character.
 Note:The name is not used with much precision, and is often applied to large tracts of water, around which the land forms a curve; as, Hudson's Bay.  The name is not restricted to tracts of water with a narrow entrance, but is used for any recess or inlet between capes or headlands; as, the Bay of Biscay.
 2. A small body of water set off from the main body; as a compartment containing water for a wheel; the portion of a canal just outside of the gates of a lock, etc.
 3. A recess or indentation shaped like a bay.
 4. A principal compartment of the walls, roof, or other part of a building, or of the whole building, as marked off by the buttresses, vaulting, mullions of a window, etc.; one of the main divisions of any structure, as the part of a bridge between two piers.
 5. A compartment in a barn, for depositing hay, or grain in the stalks.
 6. A kind of mahogany obtained from Campeachy Bay.
 Sick bay, in vessels of war, that part of a deck appropriated to the use of the sick.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, n.
 1. A berry, particularly of the laurel. [Obs.]
 2. The laurel tree (Laurus nobilis). Hence, in the plural, an honorary garland or crown bestowed as a prize for victory or excellence, anciently made or consisting of branches of the laurel.
    The patriot's honors and the poet's bays.   --Trumbull.
 3. A tract covered with bay trees. [Local, U. S.]
 Bay leaf, the leaf of the bay tree (Laurus nobilis). It has a fragrant odor and an aromatic taste, and is used for flavoring in food.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bayed p. pr. & vb. n. Baying.]  To bark, as a dog with a deep voice does, at his game.
    The hounds at nearer distance hoarsely bayed.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay v. t. To bark at; hence, to follow with barking; to bring or drive to bay; as, to bay the bear.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay n.
 1. Deep-toned, prolonged barking. “The bay of curs.”
 2.  A state of being obliged to face an antagonist or a difficulty, when escape has become impossible.
    Embolden'd by despair, he stood at bay.   --Dryden.
    The most terrible evils are just kept at bay by incessant efforts.   --I. Taylor

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, v. t.  To bathe. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, n. A bank or dam to keep back water.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bay, v. t. To dam, as water; -- with up or back.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 bay
      adj : (used of animals especially a horse) of a moderate
            reddish-brown color
      n 1: an indentation of a shoreline larger than a cove but smaller
           than a gulf
      2: the sound of a hound on the scent
      3: small Mediterranean evergreen tree with small blackish
         berries and glossy aromatic leaves used for flavoring in
         cooking; also used by ancient Greeks to crown victors
         [syn: true laurel, bay laurel, bay tree, Laurus
         nobilis]
      4: a compartment on a ship between decks; often used as a
         hospital; "they put him in the sick bay"
      5: a compartment in an aircraft used for some specific purpose;
         "he opened the bomb bay"
      6: a small recess opening off a larger room [syn: alcove]
      7: a horse of a moderate reddish-brown color
      v 1: utter in deep prolonged tones
      2: bark with prolonged noises, of dogs [syn: quest]

From: Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary

 Bay
    denotes the estuary of the Dead Sea at the mouth of the Jordan
    (Josh. 15:5; 18:19), also the southern extremity of the same sea
    (15:2). The same Hebrew word is rendered "tongue" in Isa. 11:15,
    where it is used with reference to the forked mouths of the
    Nile.
      Bay in Zech. 6:3, 7 denotes the colour of horses, but the
    original Hebrew means strong, and is here used rather to
    describe the horses as fleet or spirited.