decíduo

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See also: deciduo

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin dēciduus (falling down or off), from dēcidō (fall down).

Adjective[edit]

decíduo m (feminine singular decídua, masculine plural decíduos, feminine plural decíduas, comparable)

  1. (biology) deciduous (describing a part that falls off, or is shed)
    Synonyms: caduco
  2. (botany) deciduous (of or pertaining to trees which lose their leaves in winter or the dry season)
    Synonyms: caduco, caducifólio