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- n. The state or condition of being leafy.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The state of being leafy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state of being leafy or full of leaves.
But the landscape, in its first sweet leafiness, is so alive with ploughing and sowing and all the natural tasks of spring, that the war scars seem like traces of a long-past woe; and it was not till a bend of the road brought us in sight of Gerbéviller that we breathed again the choking air of present horror.
He rode a wave, and Repubs controlled the government, and laurel-bestowing ceremonies were held to bestew his brow with honorific leafiness.
During the winter this lush leafiness is not apparent, although a few leaves do remain, turning darker and more leathery with the cold.
Well, it is a type of Artemisia, commonly called wormwood one species of which is also known as Absinthe, and it is used in herbal preparations and Asian cuisine – in fact, one of my favorite foods is buckwheat Soba flavored with the fresh leafiness of Mugwort, which gives a really interesting greenish tint to the noodles.
So I resolved to turn over a new leaf and on Saturday the leafiness began.
Since my version had decidedly more cilantro leafiness showing than the original version, I'm calling it Tomato and Cilantro Soup.
The forest, through which we were slowly toiling, daily became more dense, and we were kept almost constantly at work with the axe; there was much more leafiness in the trees here than farther south.
His first gift, brought the week following, when the buds of the maples and alders had gone from a button-like solidity to the particulate leafiness of tiny cabbages, was a cloisonné pendant in the form of a peacock, the spread tail a fan in whose center the neck and body of shimmering blue stood out against the proud spread of green feathers eyed in yellow and black.
The extent of reduction depends on the height, time to maturity, and leafiness of the maize.
Differences in salt resistance, salt content, drought resistance, leafiness, and palatability have been observed within populations of many of these shrub species.
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