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Pileoli innumerable, inflexed and appressed, plicate, brown.

Most leaves spread from the stem, but some are appressed, as in the Arbor-vit (Fig. 7).

Leaf-buds small, short, obtuse, appressed; leaf-scars prominent.

Leaf-buds small, short, pointed and with curved tips, appressed.

Leaf-buds small, short, pointed, appressed; leaf-scars prominent.

Leaves pressed to the branches in this manner are said to be "appressed."

The scales are minute, appressed to the root-stock, and almost filmy in their delicacy.

Adpressed or appressed, brought into contact with, but not united.

The antennae are displaced downward and appressed and their bristle-like aristae are crumpled.

Strigillose, Strigose, beset with stout and appressed, stiff or rigid bristles.

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