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[ adjective ] recurring again and again

Synonyms

repeated perennial

Examples

"perennial efforts to stipulate the requirements"

Used in print

(A.L. Kroeber, "Semantic Contribution of Lexicostatistic...)

Swadesh , and therefore Hoijer , felt compelled to omit all terms denoting species or even genera ( fox , vulture , salmon , yellow_pine , manzanita ) ; their classes of animal and plant terms are restricted to generalizations or recurrent parts ( fish , bird , tree , grass , horn , tail , bark , root ) .

Related terms

continual

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