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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 de·cid·u·ous /dɪˈsɪʤəwəs/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 de·cid·u·ous /dɪˈsɪʤəwəs/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·cid·u·ous a.  Biol. Falling off, or subject to fall or be shed, at a certain season, or a certain stage or interval of growth, as leaves (except of evergreens) in autumn, or as parts of animals, such as hair, teeth, antlers, etc.; also, shedding leaves or parts at certain seasons, stages, or intervals; as, deciduous trees; the deciduous membrane.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: (of plants and shrubs) shedding foliage at the end of the
             growing season [ant: evergreen]
      2: (of teeth, antlers, etc.) being shed at the end of a period
         of growth; "deciduous teeth"