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leaf·let

(lēf'let),
1. A layer of phospholipid; thus, a lipid bilayer has two leaflets.
2. A thin, flattened object or structure.

leaflet

The part of a valve designed to open in the direction of flow and close to prevent backflow. Its base is typically attached to a larger structure by a fixed stalk and its unattached end moves.

leaflet

Any small, leaf-like structure such as the cusps of a heart or other valve.
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The Respect at LAX (Los Angeles International Airport) campaign has launched a web-based leafleting initiative to support passenger service workers in the process of forming a union at LAX, with the distribution of the virtual leaflets through banner ads on Yahoo
Schoifet, one particular agreement also allowed for no leafleting at all during 25 peak shopping days.
Airports, where courts have ruled certain leafleting is allowed, are owned by the government, Bruder noted, "but a shopping center is a private domain.