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synonyms for biennial

  • flower
  • grass
  • herb
  • seedling
  • shrub
  • tree
  • vine
  • weed
  • annual
  • bush
  • creeper
  • cutting
  • greenery
  • perennial
  • shoot
  • slip
  • sprout
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How to use biennial in a sentence

In 1974, three-quarters of Americans belonged to a membership organization such as a veteran’s group or a social club, according to the General Social Survey, a biennial national poll.
A BRUTAL, ISOLATING YEAR LEADS TO BAFFLING BATTLES BETWEEN GOOD AND EVILPHILIP BUMPFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The former is used to select teams for international competitions like the biennial World Athletics Cross Country Championships and its race distances are determined accordingly.
SHOULD MEN AND WOMEN RACE THE SAME DISTANCE?MARTIN FRITZ HUBERJANUARY 27, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
So perhaps The Style Invitational’s biennial “joint legislation” contest, Week 1419, will give them — and us — something to smile about, and an introduction to their fellow freshmen.
STYLE CONVERSATIONAL WEEK 1419: A SMILE FOR THE CAPITOL?PAT MYERSJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Living for two years, each biennial plant forms a rosette of leaves during the first year of life, and a 3- to 8-foot tall flower stalk with yellow flowers during its second and final year of life.
13 EDIBLE PLANTS YOU CAN STILL FIND IN THE WINTERBY TIM MACWELCH/OUTDOOR LIFEDECEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Efforts to elect new LGBTQ members of Congress are underscored by the recent release of the Human Rights Campaign’s biennial congressional scorecard, for which a record number of 228 members of Congress earned a perfect “100” score.
EFFORTS TO EXPAND, DIVERSIFY LGBTQ CAUCUS IN CONGRESS A KEY MISSION FOR 2020CHRIS JOHNSONOCTOBER 14, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
It is a biennial plant, with fleshy lobed wavy leaves that are covered with bluish bloom, and a fleshy cylindrical root.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
This is a hardy biennial, highly prized as a garnish, and as a pot-herb for flavoring soups and boiled dishes.
SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
This is a hardy biennial vegetable, resembling a small parsnip, and as easily grown.
SOIL CULTUREJ. H. WALDEN
I consider biennial elections as a security that the sober second thought of the people shall be law.
THROUGH THE YEAR WITH FAMOUS AUTHORSMABEL PATTERSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO BIENNIAL

  • annual
  • biennial
  • bush
  • creeper
  • cutting
  • flower
  • grass
  • greenery
  • herb
  • perennial
  • seedling
  • shoot
  • shrub
  • slip
  • sprout
  • tree
  • vine
  • weed
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.