Meaning of ANNUAL in English

ANNUAL

n.

Function: noun

Date: 14th century

1 : an event that occurs yearly

2 : a publication appearing yearly

3 : something that lasts one year or season specifically : a plant that completes its life cycle in one growing season

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.