Meaning of ANNUAL in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈænjuəl ]

adj. & n. --adj. 1 reckoned by the year. 2 occurring every year. 3 living or lasting for one year. --n. 1 a book etc. published once a year; a yearbook. 2 a plant that lives only for a year or less. øannual general meeting a yearly meeting of members or shareholders, esp. for holding elections and reporting on the year's events. annual ring a ring in the cross-section of a plant, esp. a tree, produced by one year's growth. øøannually adv. [ME f. OF annuel f. LL annualis f. L annalis f. annus year]

English main colloquial, spoken dictionary.      Английский основной разговорный словарь.