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page

leaf through something

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turn over a new leaf

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to look through reading matter casually

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The green leaf floated away down the stream, and the butterfly with it, for he was fastened to the leaf and could not get loose from it.
She wrapt herself round in a dead leaf, but it was torn in the middle and gave her no warmth; she was trembling with cold.
Ojo wondered if Scraps had stopped screaming, or if the folds of the leaf prevented his hearing her.
Suddenly the whole leaf toppled and fell, carrying the boy with it, and while he sprawled at full length the folds slowly relaxed and set him free.
To-day as I went by, whistling, I saw a leaf curled and knew there must be something inside it.
The first leaf he cut down released Scraps, and on seeing her the Shaggy Man threw back his shaggy head, opened wide his mouth and laughed so shaggily and yet so merrily that Scraps liked him at once.
When he cut down the second leaf he rescued the Glass Cat, and Bungle was so frightened that she scampered away like a streak and soon had joined Ojo, when she sat beside him panting and trembling.
Anna and Jimmy were among the first Clover Leafs to arrive that evening.
Remember always that as long as the leaf is not brown or black, it is still contributing to the plants energy balance.
Residents will need to prepare depending on which of three government entities picks up their leaves, as Springfield has different guidelines for leaf pickup than do Eugene and Lane County.
Two hypothetical explanations might explain the apparent reversal of growth sensitivity to IAA by leaf tissues upon excision.
I can tell what day it is by which leaf blower at what house is blasting the silence.
Because needle-shaped leaves have a smaller surface area than flat, broad leaves, water would evaporate more slowly from a needle leaf.
The researchers also used a microscope to accurately measure leaf stretching.
Use this painted leaf ms an imprint and transfer its image to paper.