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Synonyms for deciduous
dɪˈsɪdʒ u əsde·cid·u·ous

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  1. deciduousadjective

    Describing a part that falls off, or is shed, at a particular time or stage of development.

    permanent, persistent

  2. deciduousadjective


Princeton's WordNet

  1. deciduousadjective

    (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season

    semi-evergreen, evergreen, half-evergreen, lasting, cone-bearing, persistent, coniferous

  2. deciduousadjective

    (of teeth, antlers, etc.) being shed at the end of a period of growth

    "deciduous teeth"

    half-evergreen, evergreen, lasting, persistent, semi-evergreen, coniferous, cone-bearing

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  1. deciduousadjective

    (Bot.) not evergreen, not perennial

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  1. List of paraphrases for "deciduous":

    hardwood, leafy, broad-leaved, lapsed, broadleaf

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