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multifoliate

[muhl-tuh-foh-lee-it, -eyt] /ˌmʌl təˈfoʊ li ɪt, -ˌeɪt/
adjective, Botany
1.
having many leaves or leaflets.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; multi- + foliate
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multifoliate

/ˌmʌltɪˈfəʊlɪɪt; -ˌeɪt/
adjective
1.
(botany) having many leaves or leaflets: a multifoliate compound leaf
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adjective

having multiple or many leaves

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