Foliature
Foliature Fo"li*a*ture, n. [L. foliatura foliage.] 1. Foliage; leafage. [Obs.] --Shuckford. [1913 Webster]

2. The state of being beaten into foil. --Johnson. [1913 Webster]


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  • foliature — /foh lee euh cheuhr/, n. a cluster of leaves; foliage. [1670 80; < LL foliatura foliage. See FOLIATE, URE] * * * …   Universalium

  • foliature — /ˈfoʊliətʃə/ (say fohleeuhchuh) noun a cluster of leaves; foliage …   Australian English dictionary

  • foliature — /foh lee euh cheuhr/, n. a cluster of leaves; foliage. [1670 80; < LL foliatura foliage. See FOLIATE, URE] …   Useful english dictionary

  • foliage — n leafage, leaves, frondescence, foliation, foliature, Bot. vernation; flora and fauna, vegetation …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • leaf — n 1. frond, leaflet, foliole, blade, All Bot. bract, bractlet, bracteole; flag, needle, pine needle, pad, lily pad; petal, seed leaf, Bot. cotyledon, Bot. calyx, Bot. sepal. 2. foliage, foliation, foliature; verdure, Bot. vernation, frondescence …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • leafage — n foliage, foliature, greenery, verdure, Bot. vernation, leafery, leafy growth, frondescence, vegetation …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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