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1A printed sheet of paper, sometimes folded, containing information or advertising and usually distributed free.
pamphlet, booklet, brochure, handbill, circular, flyer, handout, advertisement, bulletin, mailshot, bill, noticefolderadvert, ad, bumfdodgerView synonyms
- ‘According to the council's information leaflet the new day changed to Monday.’
- ‘There is a Thai leaflet available with a map, or just take your chances and follow the roads.’
- ‘Students were instructed to print the patient information leaflet and place a copy of it in their portfolio.’
- ‘I wish there had been a leaflet distributed or an advertisement campaign.’
- ‘They're distributing leaflets asking for any information about the bombers.’
- ‘Police and prosecutors published a new leaflet advising the public how far they can go to defend their property.’
- ‘Of the 212 patients in group A, 106 received the patient information leaflet and 106 did not.’
- ‘There will be displays, T-shirts and no smoking information leaflets available at every checkout.’
- ‘As protesters shared sandwiches and tea, police distributed leaflets detailing the Public Order Act.’
- ‘Just as important will be to leaflet every civil service workplace area.’
- ‘The mood was cheerful; protestors were busy singing, chanting, creating music and distributing leaflets to passers-by.’
- ‘The council's transport and planning chiefs recently sent a consultation leaflet to every household in York asking for opinions.’
- ‘While there he was handing out campaign leaflets advising customers to start their own letter-writing campaigns.’
- ‘An information leaflet was distributed that described the aim of the study and explained that participation was voluntary and anonymous.’
- ‘The company formally apologised to the community and circulated a leaflet explaining what had happened.’
- ‘For children below 16 years of age, the teachers distributed the information leaflets to parents, who were asked to provide written consent.’
- ‘They will also call for a defence for those who distribute leaflets containing information they honestly believe to be true.’
- ‘In addition she distributed information leaflets relating to the changeover and also Euro conversions.’
- ‘We have now produced a patient friendly leaflet which has proved quite a success.’
- ‘Students are given talks and there is a wide range of booklets and leaflets available.’
Each of the leaflike structures that together make up a compound leaf, such as in the ash and horse chestnut.
- ‘The epidermal structure of these leaflets shows some similarities to that of flowering plants.’
- ‘In this image, systolic posterior displacement of the posterior mitral valve leaflet is clearly visible (arrow).’
- ‘Lastly, in species with compound leaves the length of the largest leaflet was considered.’
- ‘Additionally, they have shown that the sandwiched water layer between substrate and the bottom leaflet is highly structured.’
- ‘The overlying thrombus had eroded and perforated the posterior mitral valve leaflet (white arrows).’
- 2.1(in general use) a young leaf.
Distribute leaflets to (people or an area)‘I won't be leafleting neighborhoods’[no object] ‘the union has leafleted, protested, and staged petition drives’
- ‘Residents in the surrounding areas have also been leafleted about what is proposed for the site and are being urged to write individual letters of objection to the council.’
- ‘Other labor and social justice activists leafleted at major retailers, educating consumers and criticizing executive indifference.’
- ‘Key wards were leafleted with anti-fascist papers and flyers.’
- ‘‘Three of us have leafleted the council estate that I live on for a local meeting where people can discuss what we can do against war,’ she says.’
- ‘Health workers and council workers have been out leafleting the shopping areas and high streets.’
- ‘Homes in the Witham area are being leafleted to encourage people to use a long-campaigned for new bus route to Broomfield Hospital - or face losing it.’
- ‘Tap the momentum of the big events to encourage supporters to leaflet their own areas and build support among people they know.’
- ‘It was doubly effective because we were leafleting the area our students come from.’
- ‘And many of these people then leafleted the area.’
- ‘He has leafleted the catchment areas of the two schools, which are a few minutes’ walk apart, with his plans.’
- ‘Our future plans included attending Saturday's May Day march and leafleting an estate.’
- ‘Union activists have been out leafleting and arguing with members to win the vote.’
- ‘The church had leafleted the area but sadly, yet again, there was no response.’
- ‘In January we will start our election campaign by leafleting the entire ward.’
- ‘Members would leaflet a street one evening and knock on doors the next.’
- ‘Residents in the area were leafleted about trees being cleared.’
- ‘They had leafleted all around the area but we don't know if they were still delivering leaflets or had just gone for a ride when the accident happened.’
- ‘Union activists are leafleting the less well organised branches encouraging people to vote for strike action.’
- ‘At strategic points, activists leapt out of the cars to leaflet the streets.’
- ‘On Friday there were 40 party members leafleting the area.’
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