Synonyms

1. leaf-cutter

noun. bee that cuts rounded pieces from leaves and flowers to line its nest.

Synonyms

  • leaf-cutter bee
  • genus Megachile
  • leaf-cutting bee
  • Megachile

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Example sentences of the word leaf-disease


1. Noun Phrase
Several leaf diseases affect maples, but few cause significant damage.

2. leaf-roller

noun. moth whose larvae form nests by rolling and tying leaves with spun silk.

Synonyms

  • tortricid
  • tortricid moth

3. leaf-miner

noun. any of various small moths or dipterous flies whose larvae burrow into and feed on leaf tissue especially of the family Gracilariidae.

Synonyms

  • insect

4. disease

noun. ['dɪˈziːz'] an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning.

Synonyms

  • goitre
  • crud
  • pseudorubella
  • fibrocystic breast disease
  • cat scratch disease
  • unwellness
  • plant disease
  • respiratory disease
  • periodontal disease
  • exanthema subitum
  • respiratory disorder
  • Marseilles fever
  • pyknosis
  • rheumatism
  • illness
  • periarteritis nodosa
  • phlebotomus
  • disease of the skin
  • genetic abnormality
  • thyromegaly
  • skin disorder
  • genetic defect
  • liver disease
  • symptom
  • mimesis
  • incompetence
  • anthrax
  • disease of the neuromuscular junction
  • congenital disease
  • periodontitis
  • struma
  • malignance
  • milk sickness
  • endemic disease
  • industrial disease
  • respiratory illness
  • roseola infantilis
  • pappataci fever
  • blackwater
  • ozena
  • sign
  • genetic disease
  • Kawasaki disease
  • onychosis
  • filariasis
  • sandfly fever
  • fibrocystic disease of the breast
  • autoimmune disorder
  • aspergillosis
  • autoimmune disease
  • inherited disorder
  • pycnosis
  • polyarteritis nodosa
  • malady
  • Kenya fever
  • inflammatory disease
  • occupational disease
  • hereditary condition
  • mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome
  • hereditary disease
  • Indian tick fever
  • cystic mastitis
  • endemic
  • roseola infantum
  • genetic disorder
  • goiter
  • ozaena
  • Meniere's disease
  • syndrome
  • skin disease
  • animal disease
  • communicable disease
  • deficiency disease
  • boutonneuse fever
  • enteropathy
  • inherited disease
  • sickness
  • cystic breast disease
  • malignancy
  • eye disease

Antonyms

  • simplicity
  • good health
  • hypocalcemia
  • hyponatremia

Etymology

  • disese (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • desese (Anglo-Norman)

5. leaf

noun. ['ˈliːf'] the main organ of photosynthesis and transpiration in higher plants.

Synonyms

  • scale
  • lobe
  • fig leaf
  • rosette
  • serrate leaf
  • floral leaf
  • scale leaf
  • venation
  • verdure
  • parted leaf
  • leafage
  • foliage
  • compound leaf
  • leaf blade
  • cataphyll
  • entire leaf
  • simple leaf
  • crenate leaf
  • frond
  • leaflet
  • sporophyl
  • pitcher
  • greenery
  • parallel-veined leaf
  • blade
  • prickly-edged leaf
  • runcinate leaf
  • dandelion green
  • amplexicaul leaf
  • emarginate leaf
  • sporophyll
  • plant organ
  • lobed leaf
  • dentate leaf
  • leaf shape
  • erose leaf
  • pad
  • parenchyma

Antonyms

  • switch on
  • disengage
  • switch off
  • respectful

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. leaf

noun. ['ˈliːf'] a sheet of any written or printed material (especially in a manuscript or book).

Synonyms

  • interleaf
  • written language
  • page
  • piece of paper
  • sheet
  • folio
  • black and white
  • flyleaf
  • sheet of paper

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • uncover
  • color
  • unfold

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. leaf

verb. ['ˈliːf'] produce leaves, of plants.

Synonyms

  • produce
  • grow
  • get
  • acquire

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • pull
  • differentiate
  • dedifferentiate

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. leaf

verb. ['ˈliːf'] look through a book or other written material.

Synonyms

  • riffle
  • thumb
  • flip
  • flick
  • riff

Antonyms

  • shorten
  • lose
  • lend
  • refuse

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. leaf

noun. ['ˈliːf'] hinged or detachable flat section (as of a table or door).

Synonyms

  • section
  • segment
  • dinner table

Antonyms

  • ride
  • empty
  • verso
  • recto

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. leaf

verb. ['ˈliːf'] turn over pages.

Synonyms

  • turn over

Antonyms

  • disappear
  • decrease

Etymology

  • leef (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • leaf (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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