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n, pl -leaves
1. (Plants) any tobacco plant having broad leaves, used esp in making cigars
2. (Plants) Also called: kapuka, papauma or puka NZ an evergreen tree with large glossy leaves



n., pl. -leaves (-ˌlivz)

adj. n.
1. any cigar tobacco having broad leaves.
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Adj.1.broadleaf - having relatively broad rather than needlelike or scalelike leaves
deciduous - (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
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restock planting of conifers and broadleaves with either spades or mattocks,
We have not felled any blocks of broadleaves and have no plans to.
Our ultimate aim is to make our forests more resilient to pests and diseases and we are heartened that the Woodland Trust (Coed Cadw) is to seize this opportunity to undertake change of structure and species within Wentwood Forest by planting native broadleaves.
The danger is that if we plant too many slowgrowing broadleaves in an attempt to mitigate climate change, we are going to drive ourselves into the arms of timber importers.
The wood contains mature Douglas fir and Japanese larch ready for harvesting, an area replanted with Douglas fir in 1995 and mixed broadleaves rich in conservation values.
The book's main section is devoted to the three main types of trees: conifers, temperate broadleaves, and tropicals.
Authority Broadleaf controls more broadleaf weeds than any other single pre-emergence herbicide on the market, largely because its two active ingredients -- sulfentrazone and chlorimuron ethyl -- effectively control both broadleaves and annual grasses.
The work covers a range of items including the restocking and beating up of conifers and broadleaves at various densities on prepared and unprepared ground across the NRW estate.