Frondescence is defined as leaves, or the production of leaves.
An example of frondescence is the birth of leaves in the spring.
- the process, state, or period of putting forth leaves
- leaves; foliage
Origin of frondescencefrom Modern Latin frondescentia from Classical Latin frondescens, present participle of frondescere, to become leafy from frondere, to put forth leaves from frons: see frond