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foliole

Line breaks: fo¦li|ole
Pronunciation: /ˈfəʊlɪəʊl/

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Definition of foliole in English:

noun

Botany
Each of the leaflike structures that together make up a compound leaf.

Origin

mid 18th century: French, from Latin foliolum, diminutive of folium 'leaf'.

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