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leaflet n

: a usually folded printed sheet intended for free distribution
vi -let·ed or: -let·ted
-let·ing or: -let·ting
: to hand out leaflets [invalidated an ordinance banning all leafleting "David Kairys"]
vb leased
1 : to grant by lease to another [s mopeds to tourists]
2 : to hold under a lease [a company leasing a fleet of cars for its executives]
1 : to be under a lease or subject to a lease [the vacation house s for $500 a week]
2 : to grant property by a lease [have leased to students in the past]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.

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