Results for: annual
1. occurring, done, etc., once a year or every year; yearly an annual income
2. lasting for a year an annual subscription
1. (Life Sciences & Allied Applications / Botany) a plant that completes its life cycle in less than one year Compare perennial  biennial 
2. (Communication Arts / Journalism & Publishing) a book, magazine, etc., published once every year
[from Late Latin annuālis, from Latin annuus yearly, from annus year]
annual /nyul/ adj. occurring every year: The annual rainfall in this area is light.
n. a yearly publication of important events, etc., from the past year: The annual of the Graphic Artist Society presents beautiful pictures and designs. -adv. annually.