foliate

adjective
fo·​li·​ate | \ˈfō-lē-ət, -ˌāt\

Definition of foliate 

1 : shaped like a leaf a foliate sponge

2 : foliated

First Known Use of foliate

circa 1658, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for foliate

Latin foliatus leafy, from folium leaf — more at blade

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The first known use of foliate was circa 1658

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foliate

adjective
fo·​li·​ate | \ˈfō-lē-ət, -ˌāt \

Medical Definition of foliate 

: shaped like a leaf

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