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Main Entry: 1pe·ren·ni·al
Pronunciation: pschwa-primarystressren-emacron-schwal
Function: adjective
1 : present at all seasons of the year <perennial springs>
2 : living for several years usually with new leafy growth produced from the base each year <perennial daisies>
3 a : PERSISTENT 1, constant b : RECURRENT <flooding is a perennial problem>
- pe·ren·ni·al·ly /-emacron-schwa-lemacron/ adverb

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