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foliated adj
1 ornamented with foliage or foils; "foliate tracery"; "a foliated capital" [syn: foliate]
2 (especially of metamorphic rock) having thin leaflike layers or strata [syn: foliate, foliaceous]

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  1. (of a rock) Having a structure of thin layers
  2. Decorated with foliage

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Foliation can also mean:
foliated in Italian: Foliazione (disambigua)

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