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biennial

adjective Referring to or occurring every 2 years.
 
noun Any serial or periodical with a frequency of publication of every 2 years.
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biennial

  1. occurring every two years.
  2. a plant that lives for two seasons (or years), germinating from seed and growing to maturity in the first season with food storage in swollen roots for overwintering. In the second season flowers, fruit and seeds are produced before death occurs. Such plants are herbaceous rather than woody, e.g. the Canterbury Bell (Campanula) and the carrot. See ANNUAL, PERENNIAL.
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That includes 19 new agents over the biennium, five fewer than the originally proposed 24.
Some $65 million was allocated for the 2015-2017 biennium.
The Organization's program and budget includes an overall expenditure level of 673.2 million Swiss Francs, which represents a 3.8 percent increase over the current biennium. WIPO's total income is expected to grow by 4.5 percent to 713.3 million SFr for 2014/15.
For the first meeting of the 2013-2014 biennium, IPPIC submitted two formal proposals and one informational paper.
Roberto Cesari of the European Union was nominated and re - elected as Chair for the next biennium of the Compliance Committee (CoC).
The Swiss Cooperation Office in the Kyrgyz Republic invites for a lecture-presentation by Kyrgyz artist Roza Djangaracheva about the Art Week in Tashkent held in the structure of the V International Contemporary Art Biennium. The lecture-presentation will take place on December 4 at 14.00, at the Conference Hall of the Gapar Aitiev Kyrgyz National Fine Arts Museum.Aa The Arts and Culture Programme of the Swiss Cooperation Office in the Kyrgyz Republic supported the participation of the artist Ms.
The Pope and Young Club's 26th Biennium Convention will kick off in Denver, Colorado, on April 23, 2009, and run through April 25.
Ted Kulongoski called education his "absolute top priority." Weeks later, he seemed to make good on his promise when he unveiled his budget for the upcoming biennium.
These members are a welcomed addition in BWEDC's effort to reorganize and implement new strategies for the next biennium.
Based on an accurate match of your birthday and Social Security number, these records are transferred daily, beginning the month before the end of your biennium. For example, if your ARRT biennium ends on May 31, the ASRT will transfer your credits daily from April 1 until June 30.
As a member of the MTNA Board of Directors during the 1998-2000 biennium, she served as chair of the ad hoc committee that revised the MTNA Professional Certification Program.