Definition of Foliage. Meaning of Foliage. Synonyms of Foliage

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Definition of Foliage

Foliage
Foliage Fo"li*age, n. [OF. foillage, fueillage, F. feuillage, fr. OF. foille, fueille, fueil, F. feulle, leaf, L. folium. See 3d Foil, and cf. Foliation, Filemot.] 1. Leaves, collectively, as produced or arranged by nature; leafage; as, a tree or forest of beautiful foliage. 2. A cluster of leaves, flowers, and branches; especially, the representation of leaves, flowers, and branches, in architecture, intended to ornament and enrich capitals, friezes, pediments, etc. Foliage plant (Bot.), any plant cultivated for the beauty of its leaves, as many kinds of Begonia and Coleus.
Foliage
Foliage Fo"li*age, v. t. To adorn with foliage or the imitation of foliage; to form into the representation of leaves. [R.] --Drummond.

Meaning of Foliage from wikipedia

- form the shoot system. Leaves are collectively referred to as foliage, as in "autumn foliage". In most leaves, the primary photosynthetic tissue, the palisade...
- for the activity in which people travel to view and photograph the fall foliage in areas where leaves change colors in autumn, particularly in northern...
- commonly called autumn colours or autumn foliage in British English and fall colors, fall foliage, or simply foliage in American English. In some areas of...
- height and foliage cover of the tallest stratum or dominant species. For shrubs 2–8 m high the following structural forms result: dense foliage cover (70–100%)...
- The bamboo foliage-gleaner (Anabazenops dorsalis), also known as the crested foliage-gleaner or dusky-ch****ed foliage-gleaner, is a species of bird in...
- which has foliage that remains green and functional through more than one growing season. This also pertains to plants that retain their foliage only in...
- forms are categorized: dense foliage cover (70–100%) — closed-shrub mid-dense foliage cover (30–70%) — open-shrub sp**** foliage cover (10–30%) — tall shrubland...
- The Pernambuco foliage-gleaner (Automolus lammi) is a species of bird in the family Furnariidae. It is found in forests of north-eastern Brazil. Until...
- The Master of the Embroidered Foliage (active c. 1480 – c. 1510) is the Notname for an Early Netherlandish painter or a group of painters who worked out...
- The Foliage / Years Without Epidemic is a 2003 Chinese romance film directed by Lü Yue and stars Liu Ye, Shu Qi, Fang Bin, and Qi Huan. The film is an...