Origin of folioseClassical Latin foliosus, leafy from folium, a leaf: see foliate
- Bearing numerous leaves; leafy.
- Of, relating to, or resembling a leaf.
- Of or relating to a lichen whose thallus is flat and leafy.
Origin of folioseLatin foliōsus from folium leaf ; see folium .
(comparative more foliose, superlative most foliose)