broadleaf

broadleaf
a) Used to define a type of tree: having broad and flat, often deciduous leaves as opposed to having needles.
b) Used in the name of a plant or tree: having especially broad leaves.
Syn: broad-leafed, broad-leaved
2. noun
a) A tree (Terminalia latifolia) of Jamaica.<!from Webster 1913
b) A type of tobacco having broad leaves, used for making cigars.

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  • Broadleaf — Broad leaf , n. (Bot.) A tree ({Terminalia latifolia}) of Jamaica, the wood of which is used for boards, scantling, shingles, etc; sometimes called the {almond tree}, from the shape of its fruit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broadleaf — ☆ broadleaf [brôd′lēf΄] n. any of various tobaccos with broad leaves used for making cigars adj. BROAD LEAVED …   English World dictionary

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  • broadleaf evergreen — broadleaf evergreen, an evergreen tree or shrub in which the leaves are broad and flat, rather than needle shaped, such as the rhododendron or the bull bay …   Useful english dictionary

  • broadleaf plantain — broadleaf plantain, = plantain2 (def. 1). (Cf. ↑plantain) …   Useful english dictionary

  • broadleaf paperbark — baltoji mirtenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, prieskoninis, medingas, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Melaleuca leucadendra), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indonezijoje), Australijoje, Naujojoje… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • broadleaf teatree — baltoji mirtenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, prieskoninis, medingas, vaistinis nuodingas augalas (Melaleuca leucadendra), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Indonezijoje), Australijoje, Naujojoje… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • broadleaf paperbark — penkiagyslė mirtenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis, medingas augalas (Melaleuca quinquenervia), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Malaizijoje) ir Australijoje. Iš jo gaunami eterinis aliejus ir …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • broadleaf teatree — penkiagyslė mirtenė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Mirtinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, medieninis, vaistinis, medingas augalas (Melaleuca quinquenervia), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje (Malaizijoje) ir Australijoje. Iš jo gaunami eterinis aliejus ir …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • broadleaf tree — noun : any deciduous tree (as the maple or oak) or any of certain evergreen trees distinguished from trees bearing needlelike leaves (as most conifers) by having relatively broad flat leaves * * * broadleaf tree, any tree with broad, flat leaves …   Useful english dictionary

  • Broadleaf evergreen — A Broadleaf evergreen is an evergreen plant that is also a flowering plant, as distinct from evergreen conifers …   Wikipedia

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