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ev·er·green

 (ĕv′ər-grēn′)
adj.
1. Having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
2. Perennially fresh or interesting; enduring.
3. Automatically renewed or repeatedly made valid: a contractual evergreen clause.
n.
1. A tree, shrub, or plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year.
2. evergreens Twigs or branches of evergreen plants used as decoration.
3. Something that remains perennially fresh, interesting, or well liked.

evergreen

(ˈɛvəˌɡriːn)
adj
1. (Botany) (of certain trees and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year; continually shedding and replacing leaves. Compare deciduous
2. remaining fresh and vital
n
(Botany) an evergreen tree or shrub

ev•er•green

(ˈɛv ərˌgrin)

adj.
1. (of trees, shrubs, etc.) having green leaves throughout the year, the old foliage shedding only after the new has completely formed.
n.
2. an evergreen plant.
3. evergreens, evergreen branches used for decoration.
[1545–55]

ev·er·green

(ĕv′ər-grēn′)
Adjective
Having green leaves or needles all year. Compare deciduous.
Noun
An evergreen tree, shrub, or plant, such as the pine, holly, or rhododendron.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.evergreen - a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the yearevergreen - a plant having foliage that persists and remains green throughout the year
tracheophyte, vascular plant - green plant having a vascular system: ferns, gymnosperms, angiosperms
Adj.1.evergreen - (of plants and shrubs) bearing foliage throughout the year
plant life, flora, plant - (botany) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion
deciduous - (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the growing season
Translations
دائِم الخُضْرَهشَجَرَه دائِمَة الخُضْرَه
det at være stedsegrønstedsegrøn
örökzöld
sígrænnsígrænt tré
neopadavý ihličnatý stromvždyzelený
yapraklarını dökmeyenyapraklarını dökmeyen ağaç/bitki

evergreen

[ˈevəgriːn]
A. ADJ
1. [tree, shrub] → de hoja perenne
2. [memory] → imperecedero; [song] → clásico, de toda la vida
B. N (= tree) → árbol m de hoja perenne; (= plant) → planta f de hoja perenne
C. CPD evergreen oak Nencina f

evergreen

[ˈɛvərgriːn]
adj [shrub, plant] → à feuilles persistantes

evergreen

adj trees, shrubs, leavesimmergrün; (fig) topicimmer aktuell

evergreen

[ˈɛvəˌgriːn] adj & nsempreverde (m or f)

ever

(ˈevə) adverb
1. at any time. Nobody ever visits us; She hardly ever writes; Have you ever ridden on an elephant?; If I ever / If ever I see him again I shall get my revenge; better than ever; the brightest star they had ever seen.
2. always; continually. They lived happily ever after; I've known her ever since she was a baby.
3. used for emphasis. The new doctor is ever so gentle; What ever shall I do?
ever-
always; continually. the ever-increasing traffic.
ˈevergreen adjective
(of trees etc) having green leaves all the year round. Holly is evergreen.
noun
an evergreen tree. Firs and pines are evergreens.
everˈlasting adjective
endless; continual; unchanging. I'm tired of your everlasting grumbles; everlasting life/flowers.
ˌeverˈlastingly adverb
ˌeverˈmore adverb
for all time. He said that he would love her (for) evermore.
for ever / forˈever adverb
1. continually. He was forever looking at this watch.
2. for all time. I'll love you for ever (and ever).
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The milling agreement will have an Evergreen clause that will renew the agreement automatically for an additional three years upon completion of this first agreement unless either party notifies the other in writing otherwise.
They performed so well that changed law now weakens union contracts (New Hampshire pension reform, the evergreen clause repeal).
The contract has an evergreen clause, allowing the contract to extend upon mutual agreement.