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

  • Leaf: phylloid.

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  • leaf

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • A combining form from Gr. ´┐Ż a leaf.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tissue thin sheets of pastry used especially in Greek dishes


Greek, from phullon, leaf; see bhel-3 in Indo-European roots.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Ancient Greek (Wiktionary)


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