Definition of Monterey bay
1. Noun. An inlet of the Pacific Ocean in western California.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Monterey Bay
Literary usage of Monterey bay
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Missions and Missionaries of California by Zephyrin Engelhardt (1912)
"Again at monterey bay.—Why It Was not Recognized.—A Council. ... SOME of the men still pretended to doubt that monterey bay had been passed or the Port of ..."
2. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington by Biological Society of Washington (1906)
"... of monterey bay and the adjacent sea coast, the results of which will soon appear in a scries of systematic and morphological papers upon the families ..."
3. The Americana: A Universal Reference Library, Comprising the Arts and ...edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines edited by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines (1912)
"... on the Southern Pacific Railroad; about five miles from monterey bay, an arm of the Pacific Ocean, and 18 miles southeast of Santa Cruz. ..."