deciduously

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  • deciduously — de·cid·u·ous·ly …   English syllables

  • deciduously — adverb see deciduous …   Useful english dictionary

  • deciduous — deciduously, adv. deciduousness, n. /di sij ooh euhs/, adj. 1. shedding the leaves annually, as certain trees and shrubs. 2. falling off or shed at a particular season, stage of growth, etc., as leaves, horns, or teeth. 3. not permanent;… …   Universalium

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  • deciduousness — See deciduously. * * * …   Universalium

  • deciduousness — noun The state or condition of being deciduous; the quality of trees which lose their leaves in winter or the dry season. Worldwide, foliage deciduousness in angiosperms is believed to have arisen in tropical species as a response to periodic… …   Wiktionary

  • deciduosity — noun The state or condition of being deciduous; the quality of trees which lose their leaves in winter or the dry season. Deciduosity alone is not sufficient for surviving the winter. See Also: deciduous, deciduously, deciduousness …   Wiktionary

  • deciduous — [dɪ sɪdjʊəs] adjective 1》 (of a tree or shrub) shedding its leaves annually. Often contrasted with evergreen. 2》 denoting the milk teeth of a mammal, which are shed after a time. Derivatives deciduously adverb deciduousness noun Origin C17: from… …   English new terms dictionary

  • deciduous — /dəˈsɪdʒuəs / (say duh sijoohuhs) adjective 1. shedding the leaves annually, as trees, shrubs, etc. 2. falling off or shed at a particular season, stage of growth, etc., as leaves, horns, teeth, etc. 3. not permanent; transitory. {Latin dēciduus… …   Australian English dictionary

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