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Foliaceous

see synonyms of foliaceous

Adjective

1. foliaceous

of or pertaining to or resembling the leaf of a plant

2. foliaceous, foliaged, foliose

bearing numerous leaves

3. foliaceous, foliate, foliated

(especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata

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Foliaceous

see synonyms of foliaceous
adjective
1. 
having the appearance of the leaf of a plant
2. 
bearing leaves or leaflike structures
3. geology
(of certain rocks, esp schists) consisting of thin layers; foliated

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Foliaceous

see synonyms of foliaceous
adjective
1. 
of or like the leaf of a plant
2. 
having leaves
3. 
consisting of thin layers, as certain rocks

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Foliaceous

see synonyms of foliaceous
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or resembling the leaf of a plant.
2. Having leaves or leaflike structures.
3. Geology Consisting of thin, leaflike layers, as of minerals.

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