leaflike leaflike  /ˈlif ˌlaɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling a leaf

Usage(s):

  1. In Korea a fluke, a small flat leaflike worm, laid its minute eggs in a creek.
  2. The foyer's slanted mosaic pillars and silver leaflike lights are a metaphor for the trees under which Africans traditionally resolve legal disputes.
  3. Finally, Calder settled on free forms, flying leaflike on the ends of metal branches strung from wire.
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