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Noun
/ˈfōl(ē)ij/,
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Plant leaves, collectively,
  1. Plant leaves, collectively
    • - healthy green foliage

  1. leaf: the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
  2. foliation: (architecture) leaf-like architectural ornament
  3. (foliaged) foliaceous: bearing numerous leaves
  4. In botany, a leaf is an above-ground plant organ specialized for photosynthesis. For this purpose, a leaf is typically flat (laminar) and thin. ...
  5. The White Foliage is an independent rock band from North Dakota. Its founding members, Charles Gokey and Marie J. Parker, met at a band camp in July 2001, while in high school. ...
  6. A word that means "leaves in general", such a a group of leaves or all the leaves on a branch.  Usually it's better to simply say leaves or needles, but in the case of cedar the "foliage" does not fit into one of those categories as people normally think about them. ...
  7. 1. the ordinary green leaves of a plant or tree, as opposed to those that are transformed into petals, bracts, scales, etc. From the French word for leaf, feuille.
  8. viewing is also subjective, so, take time to check around many corners and over the brow of several hills to find your favorite.
  9. The live leaves or needles of the tree; the plant part primarily responsible for photosynthesis.
  10. (c/f scrolling foliage) - Leaf-like ornament, usually Medieval.
  11. A representation of trees, leaves, stems, and flowers.
  12. Another term for the leaf, or needle (in the case of an evergreen) of a plant.
  13. the leaves of a plant or tree.
  14. Foliage basically means the leaves of the plant. An example of a plant with lush foliage is the hosta (lily like plant).
  15. Leaves or vegetative tissue in mass.
  16. Leaves, bracts and needles.
  17. collective group of leaves
  18. (FOH-li-ij) -- The leaves.
  19. Leaves and twigs in mass
  20. Leaves, Green, Purple