unifoliate

[ yoo-nuh-foh-lee-it, -eyt ]
/ ˌyu nəˈfoʊ li ɪt, -ˌeɪt /

adjective

having only one leaf.

Nearby words

  1. unified screw thread,
  2. unifilar,
  3. uniflagellate,
  4. uniflorous,
  5. uniflow engine,
  6. unifoliolate,
  7. uniform,
  8. uniform business rate,
  9. uniform crime report,
  10. uniform resource locator

Origin of unifoliate

First recorded in 1840–50; uni- + foliate

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British Dictionary definitions for unifoliate

unifoliate

/ (ˌjuːnɪˈfəʊlɪɪt, -ˌeɪt) /

adjective

having a single leaf or leaflike part
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