Definition of Foliate in English :
Define Foliate in English
Foliate meaning in English
Meaning of Foliate in English
Pronunciation of Foliate in English
Foliate pronunciation in English
Pronounce Foliate in Englishsee synonyms of foliate
hammer into thin flat foils
Example Sentences:'foliate metal'
decorate with leaves
coat or back with metal foil
Example Sentences:'foliate glass'
Example Sentences:'the tree foliated in Spring'
6. foliate, foliated
ornamented with foliage or foils
Example Sentences:'foliate tracery''a foliated capital'
(often used as a combining form) having or resembling a leaf or having a specified kind or number of leaves
Example Sentences:'foliate' is combined with the prefix tri' to form the word trifoliate''
(especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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