Decorated with leaves or leaf-like motifs: foliate scrolls
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- The fluted stiles are embellished with carved foliate scrolls.
- The lower tier of the fountain had intertwined dolphin supports and was raised on a finely cast foliate stem.
- Many interpretations of the meaning and origin of the Green Man have been offered since Lady Raglan first applied the term to the human foliate head.
Mid 17th century: from Latin foliatus 'leaved', from folium 'leaf'.
Words that rhyme with foliateexfoliate trifoliate
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