Definition of Skeleton leaf. Meaning of Skeleton leaf. Synonyms of Skeleton leaf

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Definition of Skeleton leaf

Skeleton leaf
Skeleton Skel"e*ton, a. Consisting of, or resembling, a skeleton; consisting merely of the framework or outlines; having only certain leading features of anything; as, a skeleton sermon; a skeleton crystal. Skeleton bill, a bill or draft made out in blank as to the amount or payee, but signed by the acceptor. [Eng.] Skeleton key, a key with nearly the whole substance of the web filed away, to adapt it to avoid the wards of a lock; a master key; -- used for opening locks to which it has not been especially fitted. Skeleton leaf, a leaf from which the pulpy part has been removed by chemical means, the fibrous part alone remaining. Skeleton proof, a proof of a print or engraving, with the inscription outlined in hair strokes only, such proofs being taken before the engraving is finished. Skeleton regiment, a regiment which has its complement of officers, but in which there are few enlisted men. Skeleton shrimp (Zo["o]l.), a small crustacean of the genus Caprella. See Illust. under L[ae]modipoda.

Meaning of Skeleton leaf from wikipedia

- a skeleton of vascular tissue for their strength, which depends on maintaining leaf water status. Both the mechanics and architecture of the leaf reflect...
- tomentosa, the skeletonleaf bur ragweed, silverleaf povertyweed, or skeleton-leaf bursage, is a North American species of perennial plants in the (aster...
- Luperus viridipennis is a species of skeletonizing leaf beetle belonging to the family Chrysomelidae, subfamily Galerucinae. This species is mainly present...
- known generally as the water-lily beetle or water lily leaf beetle, is a species of skeletonizing leaf beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in...
- Phyllobrotica sororia is a species of skeletonizing leaf beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in North America. "Phyllobrotica sororia Report"...
- as skeletonizers, including: Aglaope infausta (almond-tree leaf skeletonizer moth) Bucculatrix ainsliella (oak leaf skeletonizer, oak skeletonizer) Bucculatrix...
- Exosoma is a genus of skeletonizing leaf beetles belonging to the family Chrysomelidae, subfamily Galerucinae. Species within this genus include: Exosoma...
- Exosoma lusitani**** or daffodil leaf beetle is a species of skeletonizing leaf beetles belonging to the family Chrysomelidae, subfamily Galerucinae. The...
- Tricholochmaea vaccinii, the blueberry leaf beetle, is a species of skeletonizing leaf beetle in the family Chrysomelidae. It is found in North America...
- a new vase or photograph, or the discovery of an object trouvé – a skeleton leaf, a fragment of painted paper, an intriguingly shaped piece of wood –...
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