Synonyms of foliaceous


1. foliaceous

usage: of or pertaining to or resembling the leaf of a plant

2. foliaceous, foliose, foliaged, leafy (vs. leafless)

usage: bearing numerous leaves

3. foliate, foliated, foliaceous, stratified (vs. unstratified), bedded

usage: (especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata

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Definition and meaning of foliaceous (Dictionary)