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- adj. The leaf of the palm, used attributively in various terms (see Derived terms below).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The leaf of a palm. Hence A fan made from a dried palm-leaf, particularly from a leaf of the fan-palm or of the palmetto; a palm-leaf fan.
- n. In decorative art, a common motive in Indian and Oriental design: sometimes called pear or river-loop pattern.
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