Deciduous

A plant that sheds its leaves in winter

Deciduous

Deciduous means `falling off at maturity` or `tending to fall off`, and it is typically used in order to refer to trees or shrubs that lose their leaves seasonally (most commonly during Autumn) and to the shedding of other plant structures such as petals after flowering or fruit when ripe. In a more general sense, deciduous means `the droppin...
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deciduous

describes a type of forest characterized by trees that seasonally shed their leaves
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Deciduous

plants drop their leaves in fall and winter.
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Deciduous

- reduction in amount of mineral in tissue. This reduction occurs when the crystals of apatite are dissolved, usually in an acid environment.
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deciduous

(dә-sid´u-әs) falling off; subject to being shed, such as deciduous (primary) teeth. See tooth.
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deciduous

(du1-sij;oo-us) Pertaining to something shed or cast off in a particular sequence. Deciduous teeth are shed and replaced by permanent teeth during development.
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deciduous

(L: de-=down/away ; caedere to cut/ fall; decidere to cut/decide) shedding leaves annually. As a survival strategy for harsh conditions, many plants are able to shed their leaves. Winter-deciduous trees do so to hibernate through winter, and summer-deciduous trees do so to estivate through drought.
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deciduous

[adj] - (of teeth, antlers, etc.) being shed at the end of a period of growth 2. [adj] - (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
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Deciduous

• (a.) Falling off, or subject to fall or be shed, at a certain season, or a certain stage or interval of growth, as leaves (except of evergreens) in autumn, or as parts of animals, such as hair, teeth, antlers, etc.; also, shedding leaves or parts at certain seasons, stages, or intervals; as, deciduous trees; the deciduous membrane.Deciduous:...
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deciduous

<botany> Refers to a plant (usually a tree or shrub) that sheds its leaves at the end of the growing season ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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deciduous

adjective (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
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deciduous

Click images to enlargeDescribing trees and shrubs, that shed their leaves at the end of the growing season or during a dry season to reduce transpiration (the loss of water by evaporation). Most deciduous trees belong to the angiosperms, plants in which the seeds are enclosed within an ovary, and the term `deciduous...
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Deciduous

De·cid'u·ous adjective [ Latin deciduus , from dec...dere to fall off; de- + cadere to fall. See Chance .] (Biol.) Falling off, or subject to fall or be shed, at a certain season, or a certain stage or interval of growth, as leaves (except of evergreens) in ...
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Deciduous

A group of trees that lose all of their leaves every year.
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Deciduous

A plant that drops its leaves in the fall or, in some cases, during drought.
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Deciduous

A plant that loses its leaves each fall or winter.
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Deciduous

A plant that loses its leaves every fall or winter.
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Deciduous

A plant that loses its leaves seasonally, usually in the fall.
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Deciduous

A plant that loses most or all of its leaves in fall or winter.
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Deciduous

A plant that loses most or all of its leaves in fall or winter.
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deciduous

A plant that sheds all its leaves, usually in the fall.
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Deciduous

A plant that sheds its leaves each year.
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Deciduous

A plant that sheds its leaves each year.
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Deciduous

A plant that sheds its leaves in autumn
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