- the leaves of a plant, collectively; leafage.
- leaves in general.
- the representation of leaves, flowers, and branches in painting, architectural ornament, etc.
- the green leaves of a plant
- sprays of leaves used for decoration
- an ornamental leaflike design
mid-15c., from Middle French feuillage, from Old French feuille “leaf” (see (n.)). The form has altered by influence of Latin folium.