Defoliates synonyms, defoliates antonyms - FreeThesaurus.com
defoliate (redirected from defoliates)
Also found in: Dictionary
Synonyms for defoliate
strip the leaves or branches from
References in periodicals archive
And there is no connection between a man's refusal to defoliate
and his masculinity.
A boy astride the sole tree in a grassy island all but engulfed by asphalt and concrete defoliates
it leaf by leaf in anticipation of the fall: "My father thinks its a good idea .
The adelgid defoliates
hemlocks by injecting toxins into the needles where it feeds, preventing the trees from producing new growth.