simple leaf


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simple leaf

[′sim·pəl ′lēf]
(botany)
A leaf having one blade, or a lobed leaf in which the separate parts do not reach down to the midrib.
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Crown Wallcovering's Seville paper has a stone tile-effect pattern with simple leaf images.
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Shinohara depicts a simple leaf, possibly from a type of maple.
Magnolia has several unusual varieties as well, but it has a simple leaf and ash has a compound leaf.
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Monkwell's Frond -- one of the linen/cotton fabrics from its new curtain-weight range -- with its simple leaf pattern in maroon on a beige background, reflects this trend.