imp. & p. p.

  1. of Foliate


  1. Having leaves, or leaflike projections; as, a foliated shell.
  2. Containing, or consisting of, foils; as, a foliated arch.
  3. Characterized by being separable into thin plates or folia; as, graphite has a foliated structure.
  4. Laminated, but restricted to the variety of laminated structure found in crystalline schist, as mica schist, etc.; schistose.
  5. Spread over with an amalgam of tin and quicksilver.