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deciduous

adjective

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lasting only for a short time
  • he chose not to fret about the deciduous discomforts of his existence

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The first known use of deciduous was in 1657

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“Deciduous.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/deciduous. Accessed 3 Aug. 2020.

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