simple leaf

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Noun1.simple leaf - a leaf that is not divided into partssimple leaf - a leaf that is not divided into parts
foliage, leaf, leafage - the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants
acerate leaf, needle - the leaf of a conifer
acuminate leaf - a leaf narrowing to a slender point
cordate leaf - a heart-shaped leaf
cuneate leaf - a wedge-shaped leaf having the acute angle at the base
deltoid leaf - a simple leaf shaped like a capital delta
elliptic leaf - a simple leaf shaped like an ellipse
ensiform leaf - a sword-shaped leaf; as of iris
hastate leaf - a leaf shaped like a spearhead with flaring pointed lobes at the base
lanceolate leaf - a leaf shaped like a lance head; tapering to a point at each end
elongate leaf, linear leaf - a long slender leaf
lyrate leaf - a simple leaf having curvature suggestive of a lyre
obtuse leaf - a simple leaf having a rounded or blunt tip
oblanceolate leaf - a leaf having a rounded apex and tapering base
oblong leaf - a simple leaf that is rounded at each end with parallel sides
obovate leaf - an egg-shaped leaf with the narrower end at the base
ovate leaf - an egg-shaped leaf with the broader end at the base
orbiculate leaf - circular or nearly circular leaf
pandurate leaf, panduriform leaf - a fiddle-shaped leaf
peltate leaf - a shield-shaped leaf; as a nasturtium leaf
perfoliate leaf - a leaf with the base united around--and apparently pierced by--the stem
reniform leaf - a simple kidney-shaped leaf
sagittate-leaf, sagittiform leaf - a leaf shaped like an arrow head
spatulate leaf - spatula-shaped leaf; having a broad rounded apex and narrow base
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The tree with the biggest simple leaf (not divided into leaflets like the compound leaves of palm, hickory or ash) is the bigleaf magnolia with leaves up to 36 inches long and 12 inches wide.
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The dreaded leaves on the track dilemma is back and while national rail companies running trains through the North East and Metro chiefs tear their hair out, passengers are left on platforms as the simple leaf causes mayhem during autumn journeys.
From a simple leaf wreath to complex projects such as a living diorama frame and a wall of plants, this book presents step-by-step instructions, illustrated with color photos, for 30 projects using plants indoors.
Made using a simple leaf tracer W and basic clay tools, each leaf represents growth and is a reminder to practice a growth mindset, which is good for everyone!
From its ancient roots to its literal roots as a simple leaf, tea is an elixir that has gained a worldwide audience of loyal drinkers who are eager to sip, savor and quaff the beverage second only to water in global consumption.
There is the simple leaf motif of Rhapsody, the radiating lines of Infinity, the traditional deep cuts at the base of Dorsette, the offset stems of Jazz.
A simple leaf salad with cherry tomatoes, cucumber, red onion and dressing mix of olive oil and lemon juice completes the meal.
possess compound foliage leaves (and compound cataphylls in Mahonia), suggesting that simple leaves and genetic mechanisms underlying simple leaf morphogenesis are derived in Berberis s str.
Microorganisms, simple leaf forms, mountains, water are the subjects of her compositions.