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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.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

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.
Medical Dictionary, © 2009 Farlex and Partners

leaflet

Any small, leaf-like structure such as the cusps of a heart or other valve.
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Chairman of both Strathallan Community Rail Partnership and the ForthValley, Fife and Tayside Ramblers, Roger Brickell, said:"These leaflets will highlight some of the excellent scenic walks around Dunblane and Bridge Of Allan, not only to local walkers but to residents and tourists in Edinburgh and Glasgow who want a pleasant day out by rail and on foot."
"In celebration of Memorial Day (June 6) that commemorates patriots, I, together with Song, began refilling insufficient stocks of leaflets we have distributed to heritage spots across the world that promote our patriots from the Japanese occupation era," Seo said on Facebook Thursday.
The leaflets were part of the party's campaigning ahead of the EU elections on May 23.
People in Fazakerley were shocked to find the leaflets publicising a group called The Creativity Movement stuck up in bus shelters.
BY MAURICE FITZMAURICE A DUP councillor has been told by party bosses to stop handing out an election leaflet branded "racist".
The leaflets purport to be from the extremist racist group the Creativity Movement and call on people to become a 'White Racial Loyalist.'
Officers have advised residents to throw out the leaflets which have been sent out by the Creativity Movement, a racist, right-wing group.
Police said the leaflets were found in mailboxes in the Farmingdale Village subdivision.
Free to download, the leaflets cover a range of conditions and general eye care advice.
Residents in Rumney, Cardiff, have claimed that leaflets advertising Allen & Harris estate agents on Albany Road were left hanging out of letter boxes last weekend, with some saying the leaflets "advertised" when homes were empty.
Before operation, 2D-ITEE was used to detect the morphology, size, and motion of three tricuspid leaflets and both ventricles' function.
Mr Appleyard wrote that he received my election leaflet from the Royal Mail but a few days previously also received a Lib Dem leaflet through the post from the Lib Dem candidate Finbar Cronin who was fighting for real change for the Wakefield constituency.