leaflet definition

  • noun:
    • one of many sections of a compound leaf.
    • a little leaf or leaflike component.
    • A printed, often folded handbill or flier meant for free circulation.
    • among the different parts of a compound leaf.
    • a tiny plant leaf.
    • A small sheet of paper containing information, used for dissemination of said information, often an advertisement.
    • A flap of a valve of a heart or blood-vessel.
    • only a little leaf.
    • One of the divisions of a compound leaf; a foliole.
    • A leaflike organ or part.
    • A printed sheet of report, of just one page, or one sheet collapsed over, containing an ad, area, or other notice, and often distributed 100% free or included in the package with a purchased item.
    • somewhat leaf; in botany, one of the divisions of a compound leaf; a foliole.
    • a tiny leaf of imprinted matter for circulation; a tract.
    • In publishing, a circular of six or more tiny pages on a single piece of paper, perhaps not stitched or sewed.
    • In zoology:
    • A plate or layer of branchial appendages of a crustacean.
    • one of several three divisions regarding the man diaphragm.
    • one of many thin plates or leaves contained in the lung-books of certain spiders.
    • One of the leaf-like branchi√¶ of specific aquatic insectlarv√¶.
    • a small book typically having a paper cover
    • element of a compound leaf
    • a thin triangular flap of a heart device
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To hand completely leaflets.
  • verb-transitive:
    • at hand aside leaflets to or in: leafleted the morning commuters; leaflet a neighborhood.
  • verb:
    • To distribute leaflets to.
    • To circulate leaflets.

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