frondescence

noun
fron·​des·​cence | \ fränˈdesᵊn(t)s\
plural -s

Definition of frondescence

1 : the condition or period of unfolding of leaves
2 : foliage

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Other Words from frondescence

frondescent \ (ˈ)frän¦desᵊnt \ adjective

History and Etymology for frondescence

New Latin frondescentia, from Latin frondescent-, frondescens (present participle of frondescere to become leafy, inchoative of frondēre) + -ia -y

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