unifoliate
adjective Etymology: uni- + Latin folium leaf — more at blade Date: 1849 1. having only one leaf 2. unifoliolate

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  • unifoliate — [yo͞on΄əfō′lē it] adj. [ UNI + FOLIATE] 1. bearing only one leaf 2. var. of UNIFOLIOLATE …   English World dictionary

  • unifoliate — /yooh neuh foh lee it, ayt /, adj. 1. having only one leaf. 2. unifoliolate. [1840 50; UNI + FOLIATE] * * * …   Universalium

  • unifoliate — adjective Having a single leaf …   Wiktionary

  • unifoliate — a. (Bot.) One leaved …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • unifoliate — uni·foliate …   English syllables

  • unifoliate — u•ni•fo•li•ate [[t]ˌyu nəˈfoʊ li ɪt, ˌeɪt[/t]] adj. 1) bot having only one leaf 2) unifoliolate • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • unifoliate — /juniˈfoʊliət/ (say yoohnee fohleeuht), / eɪt/ (say ayt) adjective 1. one leafed. 2. → unifoliolate …   Australian English dictionary

  • unifoliate — adjective having a single leaf • Similar to: ↑leafy * * * /yooh neuh foh lee it, ayt /, adj. 1. having only one leaf. 2. unifoliolate. [1840 50; UNI + FOLIATE] * * * unifoˈliate adjective (L folium leaf; botany) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Streptocarpus — Taxobox name = Streptocarpus image width = 240px image caption = Streptocarpus parviflorus regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Lamiales familia = Gesneriaceae genus = Streptocarpus Lindl. subdivision ranks =… …   Wikipedia

  • Burseraceae — taxobox name = Burseraceae image caption = Bursera simaruba (Gumbo limbo) regnum = Plantae unranked divisio = Angiosperms unranked classis = Eudicots unranked ordo = Rosids ordo = Sapindales familia = Burseraceae familia authority = Kunth… …   Wikipedia

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