Definition of Folioles

1. Noun. (plural of foliole) ¹



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Definition of Folioles

1. foliole [n] - See also: foliole

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Folioles

folie gemellaire
folie à deux
folier
folies
foliferous
foliiferous
folily
folinate
folinic acid
folio
folio post
folioed
folioing
foliolate
foliole
folioles (current term)
foliomort
foliophage
foliophages
foliophagy
folios
foliose
foliosity
foliot
foliots
folious
folium
folium vermis
foliums
folivore

Literary usage of Folioles

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1. The Vegetable World: Being a History of Plants, with Their Botanical by Louis Figuier (1869)
"The folioles of the Trefoil stand erect, curving in a longitudinal ... The folioles of the Melilotus are half erect, but divergent at their summits. ..."

2. The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1860)
"In ten minutes the folioles were all partially closed. In half an hour many still ... In two minutes some of the folioles began to close, some reopened, ..."

3. A Botanical Materia Medica by Jonathan Stokes (1812)
"folioles acute; 5 pairs with an odd one. FAGARA Piperita. Thunb. jap. 64; ti-or. iii. 62f 130; iv.89. 3. FAGARA octandra. folioles tomentose. L. mant. ..."

4. On Planting and Rural Ornament: A Practical Treatise by William Marshal, Marshall (William) (1803)
"These folioles are large, and nearly of-a» oval figure ... The folioles are of aft cval figure, of a very dark green colour, and are greatly ..."

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