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Definition of the adjective foliaceous

What does foliaceous mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. of or pertaining to or resembling the leaf of a plant
  2. bearing numerous leaves
  3. (especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata

Alternative definition of the adjective foliaceous

adjective

  1. Resembling a leaf or leaves, leaflike.
  2. Bearing leaves.

Phrases with foliaceous

  1. Foliaceous Shipworm
  2. Foliaceous Pussytoes

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Google previewLoudon's Encyclopaedia of Plants (1880)

Comprising the Specific Character, Description, Culture, History, Application in the Arts, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous To, Cultivated In, Or Introduced Into Britain. New Impression, Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by George Don and David Wooster by John Claudius Loudon

Thallus foliaceous very le glaucous green the segments subpalmated ascending obtuse and incurved, Podetia elongated tur inate all cup-bearing smooth the cups regular crenate with the margin at length leafy and proliferous, ...

Google previewThe Micrographic Dictionary (1883)

A Guide to the Examination and Investigation of the Structure and Nature of Microscopic Objects by John William Griffith, Arthur Henfrey

Thallus foliaceous, leathery or membranous, spreading, lobed, with woolly veins beneath. Apothecia somewhat circular, ndnate on the upper side of the lobules of ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

Foliaceous, the membrane rhombic and broader behind. Cicada rhombea, Linn. Phil. Trans. A.D. 1765. Inhabits South America. Foll ATA. Thorax foliaceous, rounded, yellow, with a black band and spot. Cicada foliata, Linn.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Mixed sciences, vol. 5

Trees and shrubs with alternate leaves; stipulas foliaceous, but sometimes small or even wanting. Examples. Salix and Populus. Tribe 3. Quercinew, or Cupult' fcne. Flowers monoecious; male ones disposed in cylindrical catkins; perianth ...

Google previewThe Cyclopædia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature. By Abraham Rees, ... with the Assistance of Eminent Professional Gentlemen. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings, by the Most Disinguished Artists. In Thirthy-nine Volumes. Vol. 1 [- 39] (1819)

Foliaceous, crefled, with rows of stars imprefied in the centre ; the foliations broad and flattish. It inhabits the Indian and South feas. LAcTUCA. Seffile, with large, crowded, frondefcent stars, the fronds perpendicular, waved, jagged.

Google previewIconographic encyclopaedia of science, literature, and art (1851)

Embryo straight with foliaceous cotyledons, in a thick perisperm. Species Australasian. Example : Seringia.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis (1810)

by John Wilkes

FLUS'TRA, in helmintology, a genus of the order zoophyta; the animal is a polype, proceeding from porous cells : stem fixed, foliaceous, membranaceotts, confisting of numerous rows of cells united together and woven like a mak ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana: Miscellaneous and lexicographical (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Generic character: plant foliaceous, lobed; veiny or fibrous with down; Apothecia roundish, covered by a coloured membrane, and containing a solid, cellular parenchyma. Two species, both natives of England. Eng. Bot., Nos. 288, 498.

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Generic character: plant foliaceous, coriaceous, or cartilaginous ; Apothecia round, concave, with a raised border ; sessile, with a black, membranaceous cover ; the disk warty or plaited in circles.

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

Trees and shrubs with alternate leaves; stipulas foliaceous, but sometimes small or even wanting. Examples, Salir and Populus. Tribe 3. Quercineae, or Cupuliferae. Flowers monoecious; male ones disposed in cylindrical catkins; perianth ...

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