Definitions for Annualˈæn yu əl
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(botany) a plant that completes its entire life cycle within the space of a year
annual, yearly, yearbook(adj)
a reference book that is published regularly once every year
completing its life cycle within a year
"a border of annual flowering plants"
occurring or payable every year
"an annual trip to Paris"; "yearly medical examinations"; "annual (or yearly) income"
An annual publication; a book, periodical, journal, report, comic book, yearbook, etc., which is published serially once a year, which may or may not be in addition to regular weekly or monthly publication.
I read the magazine, but I usually don't purchase the annuals.
An annual plant; a plant with a life span of just one growing season; a plant which naturally germinates, flowers and dies in one year. Compare biennial, perennial.
I can't wait to plant my annuals in the spring.
Happening once every year.
Of, for, or relating to a whole year, often as a recurring cycle; determined or reckoned by the year; accumulating in the course of a year; performed, executed, or completed over the course of a year. See also circannual.
(of a plant) Having a life cycle that is completed in only one growing season; e.g. beans, corn, marigold. See Annual plant in Wikipedia. Compare biennial, perennial.
Living or lasting just one season or year, as certain insects or insect colonies.
Origin: First attested around 1382, from annualem, annualis, related to annalis, adjective form of annus. Used to categorize plants since 1710.
of or pertaining to a year; returning every year; coming or happening once in the year; yearly
performed or accomplished in a year; reckoned by the year; as, the annual motion of the earth
lasting or continuing only one year or one growing season; requiring to be renewed every year; as, an annual plant; annual tickets
a thing happening or returning yearly; esp. a literary work published once a year
anything, especially a plant, that lasts but one year or season; an annual plant
a Mass for a deceased person or for some special object, said daily for a year or on the anniversary day
Origin: [OE. annuel, F. annuel, fr. L. annualis, fr. annus year. Cf. Annals.]
Annual or Anoual is a settlement in northeastern Morocco about 60 km west of Melilla. There, during the Rif War or War of Melilla, on July 22, 1921, the Spanish army suffered a grave military defeat against the Rifan Berber army, known as the Battle of Annual.
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Rank popularity for the word 'Annual' in Adjectives Frequency: #152
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Annual inflation may reach 30 percent this year.
Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
As a matter of principle, I never attend the first annual anything.
(The clearing price) is below the annual fixed costs of most existing plant on the system.
We should expect these kinds of patterns to occur, there is considerable annual variability.
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Translations for Annual
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- anyal, anuari, anualCatalan, Valencian
- každoroční, výročníCzech
- ετήσιος, ενιαύσιοςGreek
- anual, añal, anuarioSpanish
- vuosittainen, vuosikirja, jokavuotinenFinnish
- bliadhnailScottish Gaelic
- anual, anuarioGalician
- שנתון, שנתית, שנתיHebrew
- huritau, ā-tauMāori
- tahunan, تاهوننMalay
- jaarlijkse, jaarlijksDutch
- roczny, roczniePolish
- کالنیPashto, Pushto
- anuário, anualPortuguese
- anual, anuarRomanian
- годичный, годовой, ежегодник, ежегодныйRussian
- వార్షిక, సాంవత్సరికTelugu
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