Definitions for "Folium"
Keywords:  cerebellar, cortex, leaf, folia, whence
A leaf, esp. a thin leaf or plate.
A curve of the third order, consisting of two infinite branches, which have a common asymptote. The curve has a double point, and a leaf-shaped loop; whence the name. Its equation is x3 + y3 = axy.
(-ia) L. = a leaf; 1. folds of cerebellar cortex; 2. leaf-like foliate papillae of tongue.
Keywords:  stratum, metamorphic, rock, thin, layer
A thin layer or stratum, as in metamorphic rock.
a thin layer or stratum of (especially metamorphic) rock