leaf out

phrasal verb
leafed out; leafing out; leafs out

Definition of leaf out

US, of a tree
: to produce leaves The tree will leaf out in the spring.

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“Leaf out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leaf%20out. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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