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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Falling off at maturity, as in petals after flowering or fruit when ripe.

Usage examples (37)
  • The leaves of a deciduous tree will fall off during the autumn and winter seasons.
  • deciduous teeth
  • This endemic plant is located in deciduous woodlands in the eastern area.
  • Marmosa is very well adapted to dry habitats, and is mainly found in deciduous forest. for more
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