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fo·li·age

 (fō′lē-ĭj, fō′lĭj)
n.
1.
a. Plant leaves, especially tree leaves, considered as a group.
b. A cluster of leaves.
2. An ornamental representation of leaves, stems, and flowers, especially in architecture.

[Alteration (influenced by Latin folium, leaf) of Middle English foilage, from Old French foillage, from foille, leaf; see foil2.]

fo′li·aged adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.foliaged - bearing numerous leaves
leafy - having or covered with leaves; "leafy trees"; "leafy vegetables"
References in classic literature ?
As the moon declined slowly toward the lofty, foliaged horizon of the amphitheater the booming of the drum decreased and lessened were the exertions of the dancers, until, at last, the final note was struck and the huge beasts turned to fall upon the feast they had dragged hither for the orgy.
A large tree, densely foliaged, offered a splendid vantage-point from which to spy upon the cliff, so I clambered among its branches where, securely hidden, I could watch what transpired about the caves.
said Tarzan of the Apes, and sought the shelter of a thickly foliaged tree.
The ground was unusually dry for an African forest and the underbrush, while heavily foliaged, was not nearly so rank and impenetrable as that which she had been accustomed to find in similar woods.
Roosting sites are usually within caves, tree hollows or foliage, with foliage roosting sites typically considered restricted to densely foliaged trees and often in gullies (Kavanagh 1997; Higgins 1999; Bilney et al.
PLANT WITH: Silvery foliaged 'Silver Shadow' astelia, or a small Mediterranean fan palm.
This will lead to the likelihood of flooding in vulnerable areas, plus the possible dislodging of fully foliaged tree branches.
USE herbs, particularly purple and variegated sage, the silver foliaged cotton lavender and sunny golden marjoram, to create a colourful patchwork of plants with aromatic leaves.
They can lighten up dark corners, give contrast to darker foliaged plants and blue and purple flowering species as well as complementing red and orange flowering plants.
Not only was the long-cherished image of his father now transfigured before him from a green foliaged tree into a blasted trunk, but every other image in his mind attested the universality of the electrical light which had darted into his soul.