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  Definition of leaf
  1. hinged or detachable flat section (as of a table or door)
  2. a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book)
  3. the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
  4. produce leaves, of plants
  5. turn over pages; "leaf through a book"; "leaf a manuscript"
  6. look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"
Similar Words: folio, leafage, foliage, flick, flip, thumb, riffle, riff

 

Hyponyms: drop-leaf, flyleaf, interleaf, page, cataphyll, floral leaf, dandelion green, sporophyll, sporophyl, blade, leaf blade, amplexicaul leaf, greenery, verdure, leaflet, frond, pad, scale, scale leaf, fig leaf, simple leaf, compound leaf, entire leaf, crenate leaf, serrate leaf, dentate leaf, emarginate leaf, erose leaf, runcinate leaf, lobed leaf, parted leaf, rosette

 

Part Meronyms: dinner table, written communication, written language

 

Derivational Morphology: flick, flip, thumb, riffle, riff, foliate, leafage, foliage, folio

 

Anagrams: flea

 

Language Translations:
Afrikaans: blaar and blad   Albanian: gjethe  
Bosnian: list   Bulgarian: лист  
Catalan: fulla   Croatian: list  
Dutch: blad   Finnish: lehti  
French: feuille   German: Blatt  
Greek: φύλλον   Hebrew: עלה  
Hindi: पत्ता   Hungarian: levél  
Icelandic: lauf   Indonesian: daun  
Italian: foglia and foglio   Japanese: and 一枚  
Korean: 안장 and   Latin: folium and scheda  
Latvian: lapa   Malayalam: ഇല  
Polish: kartka and liść   Portuguese: folha  
Romanian: frunză   Russian: лист  
Slovene: list   Spanish: hoja  
Swahili: gombo and jani   Swedish: blad and löv  
Tagalog: dahon   Telugu: ఆకు and పత్రం  
Turkish: yaprak  
 
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