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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of a plant that is incompletely evergreen


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  • The Memorial rose _ (R. Wichuraiana_) is a trailing, half-evergreen, white-flowered species, very useful for covering banks and rocks.

    Manual of Gardening (Second Edition)

  • Their young, downy leaves do not show yet, although a few of last year's growth are found in a half-evergreen state.

    Rural Hours


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