annual (adj.)

  1. completing its life cycle within a year; a border of annual flowering plants

    [ Syn: one-year , one-year ]

    annual (n.)

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

  2. a reference book that is published regularly once every year

    [ Syn: yearly , yearbook ]

    annual (adj.)

  1. occurring or payable every year; an annual trip to Paris; yearly medical examinations; annual (or yearly) income

    [ Syn: yearly ]

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