Definition of Velvetleaf

1. Noun. Arborescent perennial shrub having palmately lobed furry leaves and showy red-purple flowers; southwestern United States.

Exact synonyms: Lavatera Arborea, Tree Mallow, Velvet-leaf
Group relationships: Genus Lavatera, Lavatera
Generic synonyms: Bush, Shrub



2. Noun. Tall annual herb or subshrub of tropical Asia having velvety leaves and yellow flowers and yielding a strong fiber; naturalized in southeastern Europe and United States.

Definition of Velvetleaf

1. n. A name given to several plants which have soft, velvety leaves, as the Abutilon Avicennæ, the Cissampelos Pareira, and the Lavatera arborea, and even the common mullein.

2. n. A name given to several plants which have soft, velvety leaves, as the Abutilon Avicennæ, the Cissampelos Pareira, and the Lavatera arborea, and even the common mullein.

Definition of Velvetleaf

1. Noun. A tall Asian herb, ''Abutilon theophrasti'', that has velvety heart-shaped leaves and yellow flowers ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Velvetleaf

1. A name given to several plants which have soft, velvety leaves, as the Abutilon Avicennae, the Cissampelos Pareira, and the Lavatera arborea, and even the common mullein. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Velvetleaf

velvet scoters
velvet shank
velvet shanks
velvet spider
velvet spiders
velvet sumac
velvet worm
velvetbreast
velvetbreasts
velveted
velveteen
velveteens
velvetier
velvetiest
velveting
velvetleaf (current term)
velvetlike
velvets
velvetweed
velvety
ven
vena
vena-tech ivc filter
vena advehens
vena afferentes hepatis
vena anastomotica
vena anastomotica inferior
vena anastomotica superior
vena angularis
vena appendicularis

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