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  Words related to foliate

Related / Similar Words: paginate, page, foliated, foliaceous

 

Definition:
  • grow leaves; "the tree foliated in Spring";
  • number the pages of a book or manuscript;
  • coat or back with metal foil; "foliate glass";
  • decorate with leaves;
  • hammer into thin flat foils; "foliate metal";
  • (especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata;
  • (often used as a combining form) having or resembling a leaf or having a specified kind or number of leaves; "`foliate'' is combined with the prefix `tri'' to form the word `trifoliate''";
  • ornamented with foliage or foils; "foliate tracery"; "a foliated capital";

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    Pertainyms: leaf, leafage, foliage

     

    Derivational Morphology: leaf, leafage, foliage, foliation, leafing, page, pagination, folio, page number, paging, foil

     

     
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