/brawd"leevd"/, adj. Bot.
of or pertaining to plants having broad or relatively broad leaves, rather than needles. Also, broadleaf, broadleafed, broad-leafed /brawd"leeft'/.

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  • Broad-leaved — Broad leafed Broad leafed , a. Having broad, or relatively broad, leaves, in contrast to needlelike or scalelike leaves. Keats. [Narrower terms: {deciduous (vs. evergreen)}] [1913 Webster + WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • broad-leaved — broad′ leaved or broadleaf 2) or broad′ leafed , adj. bot of or pertaining to plants having broad leaves rather than needles • Etymology: 1545–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • broad-leaved — [brôd′lēvd΄] adj. 1. having broad leaves: said of many angiosperms 2. having flat rather than needlelike leaves: said of some evergreen shrubs or trees …   English World dictionary

  • broad-leaved — or broadleaf; also broad leafed adjective Date: 1552 1. having broad leaves; specifically having leaves that are not needles 2. composed of broad leaved plants < broad leaved forests > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • broad-leaved — adjective having relatively broad rather than needlelike or scalelike leaves • Syn: ↑broadleaf, ↑broad leafed • Similar to: ↑deciduous …   Useful english dictionary

  • broad-leaved — adjective Having relatively broad leaves …   Wiktionary

  • Broad-leaved tree — is any tree which has wide leaves rather than needle like leaves (mostly conifers). Most broad leaf trees are deciduous, such as birch, elm, oak, and maple, but some, such as arbutus are evergreen.Another name used for the broad leaved trees is… …   Wikipedia

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