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English definition of “perennial”

perennial

adjective  /pəˈren·i·əl/ us  

perennial adjective (TIME)

lasting a long time, or happening repeatedly or all the time: Each year, the nation’s marketers try to answer the perennial question, What do consumers really want?

perennial

noun [C]  /pəˈren·i·əl/ us  

perennial noun [C] (PLANT)

a plant that lives for more than two years
(Definition of perennial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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