foliate

(redirected from foliated)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

fo·li·ate

(fō'lē-āt),
Pertaining to or resembling a leaf or leaflet.
Synonym(s): foliaceous, foliar, foliose

foliate

/fo·li·ate/ (fo´le-it)
1. having, pertaining to, or resembling leaves.
2. consisting of thin, leaflike layers.

fo·li·ate

(fō'lē-ăt)
Pertaining to or resembling a leaf or leaflet.
References in periodicals archive ?
In this paper, we study the basic r-forms on a complete foliated Riemannian manifold.
Dilatancy, brittle strength, and anisotropy of foliated rocks: Experimental deformation and micromechanical modeling.
The metamorphic rocks on the northwestern part of The sole rocks of JTGM consist of a basal part of the foliated peridotite and the sub-ophiolitic metamorphic rocks; garnet amphibolite facies grades downwards into amphibolite facies and greenschist facies with calcitemarble inter-layers which exhibits decreasing metamorphic grade and decreasing intensity of deformation downward from the stratigraphic base of the ultramafic rocks.
Analysis of hardness between superficial and deep foliated layers, species, and age (4- and 6-year-olds) was performed using a fixed-factor split-plot analysis of variance (ANOVA), with oyster age as the main plot and each foliated layer as the subplot.
In addition, the Company is encouraged by the presence of fine and coarse gold coating foliated surfaces within a highly silicified and sheared black shale adjacent to the quartz veins.
In particular, a totally covariant, foliated tensor field necessarily is soldered to any local transversal submanifold [N.
8) that the manifold (M,g) carrying X is foliated by Einstein surfaces [M.
The aim of the Q&P process is to achieve a very fine martensitic structure with foliated retained austenite.
maximus shells where the foliated structure is covered by a layer of prismatic structure called the myostracal layer (Kennedy et al.
The Humanist books also created a conundrum for understanding decorative programs, combining floral or foliated borders reminiscent of devotional books with the text of Latin classics.
ANSWER: 1 Terriers; 2 The Calder; 3 Only Fools And Horses; 4 The Boo Radleys; 5 Tracey Emin; 6Malta; 7 Coarse-grained foliated metamorphic rock; 8 Sixty (treble twenty); 9 John Bunyan; 10Stephen Hendry.
ANSWERS: 1 Terriers; 2 The Calder; 3 Only Fools And Horses; 4 The Boo Radleys; 5 Tracey Emin; 6 Malta; 7 Coarse-grained foliated metamorphic rock; 8 Sixty (treble twenty); 9 John Bunyan;10 Stephen Hendry.