noun, plural broad·leaves [brawd-leevz] /ˈbrɔdˌlivz/.

any of several cigar tobaccos having broad leaves.


Origin of broadleaf

1750–60; back formation from broadleafed. See broad, leaf, -ed3 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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noun plural -leaves

any tobacco plant having broad leaves, used esp in making cigars
Also called: kapuka, papauma, puka NZ an evergreen tree with large glossy leaves
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