broad-leaf tree

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1. A tree belonging to the angiosperms; usually broad-leaved and deciduous, such as cherry, mahogany, maple, oak, etc.
2. Wood cut from such trees.
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The species is found on both living and dead leaves of various broad-leaf trees and occurs occasionally on conifer foliage (Mockford 1993).
Broad-leaf trees tend to cause more damage than evergreens and Sheila is right to think an ash could be a more serious threat than her conifer.