yellow leaf


: any of several diseases of plants characterized by chlorosis of the foliage (as cherry leaf spot)
: the latter years of life : old age
my way of life is fall'n into the sere, the yellow leafShakespeare
fifty-three … the yellow leaf is upon meChristopher Isherwood

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“Yellow leaf.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Sep. 2023.

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