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Translation of "leaf" - English-Spanish dictionary

leaf

noun   /liːf/ ( plural leaves /liːvz/)
B1 a flat, green part of a plant that grows from a stem or branch hoja an oak leaf the falling leaves
(Definition of leaf from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

leaf

noun /liːf/ ( plural leaves /liːvz/)
a part of a plant growing from the side of a stem, usually green, flat and thin, but of various shapes depending on the plant hoja Many trees lose their leaves in autumn.
something thin like a leaf, especially the page of a book hoja, página Several leaves had been torn out of the book.
an extra part of a table, either attached to one side with a hinge or added to the centre when the two ends are apart. hoja abatible
leaflet /-lit/ noun
a small, printed sheet containing information etc folleto They were handing out leaflets in the street.
leafy adjective ( comparative leafier, superlative leafiest)
having many leaves frondoso, con muchas hojas a leafy plant.
turn over a new leaf
to begin a new and better way of behaving, working etc hacer borrón y cuenta nueva She had decided to turn over a new leaf and really concentrate on her studies.
(Definition of leaf from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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