interfoliaceous

[ in-ter-foh-lee-ey-shuhs ]
/ ˌɪn tərˌfoʊ liˈeɪ ʃəs /

adjective Botany.

situated between leaves, especially opposite leaves.

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Also in·ter·fo·li·ar [in-ter-foh-lee-er]. /ˌɪn tərˈfoʊ li ər/.

Origin of interfoliaceous

First recorded in 1750–60; inter- + foliaceous
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