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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (botany) the process of forming leaves;
[syn: foliation, leafing]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Leaf \Leaf\, Leaf out \Leaf out\(l[=e]f), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Leafed (l[=e]ft); p. pr. & vb. n. Leafing.] To shoot out leaves; to produce leaves; to leave; as, the trees leaf in May. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

leafing n 1: (botany) the process of forming leaves [syn: foliation, leafing]