indeciduous

[in-di-sij-oo-uh s]
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adjective Botany.

not deciduous, as leaves.
(of trees) evergreen.

Nearby words

  1. indecency,
  2. indecent,
  3. indecent assault,
  4. indecent exposure,
  5. indeciduate,
  6. indecipherable,
  7. indecision,
  8. indecisive,
  9. indecl.,
  10. indeclinable

Origin of indeciduous

First recorded in 1640–50; in-3 + deciduous

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British Dictionary definitions for indeciduous

indeciduous

adjective

(of leaves) not deciduous
a less common term for evergreen
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