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

  • adj. Of or relating to a leaf or leaves.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of, pertaining to, or via the leaves

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Consisting of, or pertaining to, leaves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Consisting of or pertaining to leaves; inserted in, proceeding from, or resembling a leaf: as, foliar appendages.


New Latin foliāris, from Latin folium, leaf; see folium.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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