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Definition 1: (architecture) leaf-like architectural ornament - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for foliage in the sense of this definition

(foliage is a kind of ...) (architecture) something added to a building to improve its appearance

(foliage belongs to category ...) the discipline dealing with the principles of design and construction and ornamentation of fine buildings

"architecture and eloquence are mixed arts whose end is sometimes beauty and sometimes use"

Definition 2: the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for foliage in the sense of this definition

(foliage is a kind of ...) a functional and structural unit of a plant or fungus

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf from a fig tree

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having prickly margins

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf that is not divided into parts

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf composed of a number of leaflets on a common stalk

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a smooth margin without notches or indentations

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a scalloped margin

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a margin notched like a saw with teeth pointing toward the apex

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a toothed margin

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a notch at the apex

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having a jagged margin as though gnawed

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having incised margins with the lobes or teeth curved toward the base; as a dandelion leaf

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having deeply indented margins

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf having margins incised almost to the base so as to create distinct divisions or lobes

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf of a vine from the betel pepper

(... is a kind of foliage ) a specialized leaf or bract that protects a bud or catkin

(... is a kind of foliage ) a reduced or scarcely developed leaf at the start of a plant's life (i.e., cotyledons) or in the early stages of leaf development

(... is a kind of foliage ) a modified leaf that is part of a flower

(... is a kind of foliage ) the foliage of the dandelion plant

(... is a kind of foliage ) (botany) a leaf that that is modified in such a way as to resemble a pitcher or ewer

(... is a kind of foliage ) leaf in ferns and mosses that bears the sporangia

(... is a kind of foliage ) a cluster of leaves growing in crowded circles from a common center or crown (usually at or close to the ground)

(... is a kind of foliage ) especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf with its base clasping the stem

(... is a kind of foliage ) green foliage

(... is a kind of foliage ) part of a compound leaf

(... is a kind of foliage ) compound leaf of a fern or palm or cycad

(... is a kind of foliage ) the large floating leaf of an aquatic plant (as the water lily)

(... is a kind of foliage ) a leaf whose veins run in parallel from the stem

(foliage is a part of ...) (botany) a part into which a leaf is divided

(foliage is a part of ...) (botany) the arrangement of veins in a leaf

(foliage is a part of ...) any of the various shape that leaves of plants can assume

(foliage is made of the substance ...) the primary tissue of higher plants composed of thin-walled cells that remain capable of cell division even when mature; constitutes the greater part of leaves, roots, the pulp of fruits, and the pith of stems

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