Definition of foliage leaf in English:

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foliage leaf

noun

Botany
A normal leaf, as opposed to petals and other modified leaves.
Example sentences
  • The plants of the second class had in addition one fully developed foliage leaf.
  • My suggestion is that every child of foliage leaf remains independent of its compound/simple phenotype.
  • The long fimbriae of the foliage leaf sheaths also help to distinguish this species from others in southeastern Brazil.

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Syllabification: fo·li·age leaf

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