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English adjective: perennial

1. perennial lasting three seasons or more

SamplesThe common buttercup is a popular perennial plant.

Domain categorybotany, phytology

Antonymsannual, biennial, one-year, two-year

2. perennial lasting an indefinitely long time; suggesting self-renewal

SamplesPerennial happiness.



3. perennial recurring again and again

SamplesPerennial efforts to stipulate the requirements.

Synonymsrecurrent, repeated



English noun: perennial

1. perennial (plant) (botany) a plant lasting for three seasons or more

Broader (hypernym)flora, plant, plant life

Narrower (hyponym)button snakeroot, Eryngium yuccifolium, rattlesnake master, rattlesnake's master

Domain categorybotany, phytology

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