foliated

adjective
fo·​li·​at·​ed | \ ˈfō-lē-ˌā-təd How to pronounce foliated (audio) \

Definition of foliated

1 : composed of or separable into layers a foliated rock
2 : ornamented with foils or a leaf design

First Known Use of foliated

1650, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Foliated.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foliated. Accessed 16 Feb. 2020.

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