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velvetleaf

[ vel-vit-leef ]
/ ˈvɛl vɪtˌlif /
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noun, plural vel·vet·leafs, vel·vet·leaves.
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Origin of velvetleaf

First recorded in 1700–10; velvet + leaf
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