Let be an -manifold and let denote a partition of into disjoint pathwise-connected subsets. Then if is a foliation of , each is called a leaf and is not necessarily closed or compact.

# Foliation Leaf

## See also

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## References

Rolfsen, D.*Knots and Links.*Wilmington, DE: Publish or Perish Press, p. 284, 1976.

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