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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

walk′ing leaf`(n.)

  1. Category: Entomology

    Ref: leaf insect.

Origin of walking leaf:

1650–60

Princeton's WordNet

  1. walking fern, walking leaf, Asplenium rhizophyllum, Camptosorus rhizophyllus(noun)

    ferns having lanceolate fronds that root at the tip

  2. walking leaf, leaf insect(noun)

    tropical insect having a flattened leaflike body; common in southern Asia and the East Indies

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