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  Words related to leaf

Related / Similar Words: folio, leafage, foliage, flick, flip, thumb, riffle, riff

 

Definition:
  • hinged or detachable flat section (as of a table or door);
  • a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book);
  • the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants;
  • produce leaves, of plants;
  • turn over pages; "leaf through a book"; "leaf a manuscript";
  • look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume";

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    Hyponyms: drop-leaf, flyleaf, interleaf, page, cataphyll, floral leaf, dandelion green, sporophyll, sporophyl, blade, leaf blade, amplexicaul leaf, greenery, verdure, leaflet, frond, pad, scale, scale leaf, fig leaf, simple leaf, compound leaf, entire leaf, crenate leaf, serrate leaf, dentate leaf, emarginate leaf, erose leaf, runcinate leaf, lobed leaf, parted leaf, rosette

     

    Part Meronyms: dinner table, written communication, written language

     

    Derivational Morphology: flick, flip, thumb, riffle, riff, foliate, leafage, foliage, folio

     

    Anagrams: flea

     

    Language Translations:
    Afrikaans: blaar and blad   Albanian: gjethe  
    Bosnian: list   Bulgarian: лист  
    Catalan: fulla   Croatian: list  
    Dutch: blad   Finnish: lehti  
    French: feuille   German: Blatt  
    Greek: φύλλον   Hebrew: עלה  
    Hindi: पत्ता   Hungarian: levél  
    Icelandic: lauf   Indonesian: daun  
    Italian: foglia and foglio   Japanese: and 一枚  
    Korean: 안장 and   Latin: folium and scheda  
    Latvian: lapa   Malayalam: ഇല  
    Polish: kartka and liść   Portuguese: folha  
    Romanian: frunză   Russian: лист  
    Slovene: list   Spanish: hoja  
    Swahili: gombo and jani   Swedish: blad and löv  
    Tagalog: dahon   Telugu: ఆకు and పత్రం  
    Turkish: yaprak  
     
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