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1. having the appearance of the leaf of a plant
2. bearing leaves or leaflike structures
3. Geology (of certain rocks, esp schists) consisting of thin layers; foliated
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Consisting of or having the form or texture of a foliage leaf.
Having a leaflike or platelike structure composed of thin layers of minerals.
Resembling a leaf in growth form or mode.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.