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Spell check of foliaceous

Correct spelling: foliaceous

Synonyms:
foliate, foliaged, foliose, foliated, leafy.

Antonyms:
leafless, unstratified.

Examples of usage:

1) The bitter principle contained in the root, wood and bark was discovered by Blunse who named it samaderin; it is a white, crystalline, foliaceous substance, more soluble in water than in alcohol, fusible. - "The Medicinal Plants of the Philippines", T. H. Pardo de Tavera.

2) One species is mentioned by Dr. Thomson as floating, without any attachment, in the shallow water of the pools scattered over the plains, on the Parang River, separated only by a ridge of mountains from Piti, broad and foliaceous, and scarcely different from the common Nostoc, which occurs in all parts of the globe. - "Himalayan Journals V2.", J. D. Hooker.

3) M. Javanica is recognised by its body being longer and more attenuated than in the two foregoing species; by its narrower and more tapered tail; by its longer and more foliaceous or darker olive- brown scales, of which there are nineteen longitudinal rows on the trunk, and as many as thirty along the mesial line of the tail; and by the claws of the fore- feet being not nearly so long as in M. aurita, and being but little in excess of the claws of the hind- feet. - "Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon", Robert A. Sterndale.

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