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foliole

[foh-lee-ohl] /ˈfoʊ liˌoʊl/
noun, Botany
1.
a leaflet, as of a compound leaf.
2.
a small leaflike organ or appendage.
Origin
1785-1795
1785-95; < French < Late Latin foliolum, equivalent to Latin foli(um) leaf + -olum -ole1
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