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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishleavesleaves /liːvz/  x-refthe plural of leaf
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leavesIn older tanks where the bottom is enriched by detritus, they all do well except for certain kinds with gauze-like leaves.Add bourbon, wine, stock, thyme, and bay leaves and bring to a simmer.But when the leaves fall even Florence goes under the dust sheets.They are nocturnal and live on leaves, insects, small mammals and birds.The 15-day tour leaves May 8.It has deeply divided mid-green leaves that flare to wild, improbable scarlet.Listen to the dirge of the dry leaves, that were green and vigorous but a few moons before!We watched the gardeners sweeping them into piles and the children swept up the leaves too.