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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Occurring or payable twice each year.

Usage examples (36)
  • One critic sardonically called the biannual architecture show now up in Venice "the biggest, most glamorous architecture show on earth."
  • This was part of the veterinary school's biannual fund-raiser here.
  • We talked about biannual budgeting and a lot of very important subjects.
  • We collect results on 6,000 elections in a quadrennial or biannual year. for more
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  • Please note the difference between "biannual" (twice a year) and "biennial" (every two years)!
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