What does the word leaf mean?

Usage examples for leaf

  1. The gathering of bay leaf begins when the trees are about four years old. – The Khasis by P. R. T. Gurdon
  2. Presently Rose showed her the attention of asking, ere she turned the leaf, " Are you ready?" – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  3. I'm only taking a leaf out of your book, and instead of giving pleasure to just one person- i. – Blue Bonnet's Ranch Party by C. E. Jacobs Edyth Ellerbeck Read