leafiness

noun

leaf·​i·​ness
ˈlēfēnə̇s,
-fin-
plural -es
1
: foliage
in these bits of leafiness a few birds find grateful homesJohn Muir †1914
2
a
: the extent to which a plant is provided with leaves
b
: the extent to which a cured legume hay has retained its leaves

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“Leafiness.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leafiness. Accessed 28 Feb. 2024.

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