Interfoliaceous In`ter*fo`li*a"ceous, a. [Pref. inter- + foliaceous: cf. F. interfoliac['e].] (Bot.) At the same node with opposite or whorled leaves, but occupying a position between their places of attachment. [1913 Webster]

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  • interfoliaceous — /in teuhr foh lee ay sheuhs/, adj. Bot. situated between leaves, esp. opposite leaves. Also, interfoliar /in teuhr foh lee euhr/. [1750 60; INTER + FOLIACEOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • interfoliaceous — in·ter·foliaceous …   English syllables

  • interfoliaceous — adjective see interfoliar …   Useful english dictionary

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