Foliated telluium
Foliated Fo"li*a`ted, a. 1. Having leaves, or leaflike projections; as, a foliated shell. [1913 Webster]

2. (Arch.) Containing, or consisting of, foils; as, a foliated arch. [1913 Webster]

3. (Min.) Characterized by being separable into thin plates or folia; as, graphite has a foliated structure. [1913 Webster]

4. (Geol.) Laminated, but restricted to the variety of laminated structure found in crystalline schist, as mica schist, etc.; schistose. [1913 Webster]

5. Spread over with an amalgam of tin and quicksilver. [1913 Webster]

{Foliated telluium}. (Min.) See {Nagyagite}. [1913 Webster]


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  • Foliated — Fo li*a ted, a. 1. Having leaves, or leaflike projections; as, a foliated shell. [1913 Webster] 2. (Arch.) Containing, or consisting of, foils; as, a foliated arch. [1913 Webster] 3. (Min.) Characterized by being separable into thin plates or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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