defoliate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To deprive (a plant, tree, or forest) of leaves.
    • resulting in the leaves of (a plant, tree, or woodland) to-fall down, particularly through chemicals.
    • to cause (a plant) to drop its leaves.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to get rid of foliage.
  • verb:
    • to eliminate foliage from (more than one plants), oftentimes with a chemical broker.
    • strip the leaves or limbs from
  • adjective:
    • Deprived of leaves; defoliated.
    • Deprived of leaves, as by their particular all-natural fall.
    • deprived of leaves
  • others:
    • To deprive of leaves; slice or pick off the leaves of.
    • Deprived of leaves; having cast its leaves.

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