Meaning of 'annual'

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Meaning of ‘annual’

4 definitions found.



completing its life cycle within a year

Example: "a border of annual flowering plants"

Synonyms: one-year


occurring or payable every year

Example: "an annual trip to Paris"

Synonyms: yearly


a reference book that is published regularly once every year

Synonyms: yearly


(botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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