biennial

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biennial(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (every two years)
a. bienal
Members of Congress are determined by biennial elections.Los miembros del Congreso se determina por elecciones bienales.
2. (botany)
a. bienal
Biennial plants are less common than perennial plants.Las plantas bienales son menos comunes que las plantas perennes.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (botany)
a. la planta bienal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The onion is an example of a biennial.La cebolla es un ejemplo de una planta bienal.
4. (event that occurs every two years)
a. la bienal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Many artists will present their work at Istanbul's biennial.Muchos artistas van a presentar sus obras en la bienal de Estambul.
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biennial
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (botany)
a. la planta bienal
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. bienal
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biennial [baɪˈenɪəl]
adjective
1 (every two years) bienal
2 (Bot) bianual
noun
(plant) planta (f) bienal
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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