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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A leaf or a plant part that evolved from a leaf.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A foliar part of a plant; any organ homologous with a leaf, or produced by metamorphosis of a leaf.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A foliar part of a plant; any organ homologous with a leaf, or produced by metamorphosis of a leaf.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In botany, the leaf in all its modifications; foliage. Also phylloma.

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