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(ˈli fi)

adj. leaf•i•er, leaf•i•est.
1. abounding in foliage.
2. having broad leaves or consisting mainly of leaves: leafy vegetables.
3. leaflike; foliaceous.
leaf′i•ness, n.
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Ashley Leavy; COSMIC CRYSTALS; Fair Winds Press (Nonfiction: Body, Mind & Spirit) 24.99 ISBN: 9781592338856
DAN LEAVY has hailed Leinster and the IRFU's handling of his mental health after a horror injury cost him a trip to the World Cup.
He said total strength of Levies and Khasadars is 74,569 which include 23,734 Federal Leavy, 5,816 Clerical Staff and 18,109 Khasadars.
Renfrewshire Renegades member and event ORGANISERTRACY Leavy told the Paisley Daily Express the club are hopeful for a big turnout.
Josh Van Der Flier will definitely miss out with a groin injury, but Dan Leavy is fit after ankle trouble and Sean O'Brien is back in the squad with both further options at flanker.
The most noteworthy baseball book published last year was Jane Leavy's "The Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created," published by HarperCollins.
Lock Tadhg Beirne and back-rower Dan Leavy could also come into the reckoning, while centres Garry Ringrose and Robbie Henshaw could also be fully fit for Les Bleus.
Trailing by 17 points, the hosts reeled off tries from Sean Cronin, Dan Leavy and Porter in the final 12 minutes to move 16 points clear at the top of Conference B.
Jane Leavy's "Big Fella: Babe Ruth and the World He Created" is a time machine that allows the reader to experience this colossus just as my late friend, Nick, had nine decades ago.
Dan Leavy replaces Sean O'Brien at flanker, after the Leinster star broke his arm against the Pumas.
The prop admitted flooring Leinster's Dan Leavy with an illegal elbow challenge after being sent off last weekend.
Leavy, an independent sociologist in the US, and Harris, a professor in Australia, introduce contemporary feminist research, providing the historical context, the major theories feminist researchers use, methods and practical strategies for conducting research, and information on writing and publishing research and incorporating social activism and advocacy into feminist practice.