a plea in bar of an action.
perencephaly per·en·ceph·a·ly (pûr’ěn-sěf’ə-lē) n. A condition marked by cerebral cysts.
/ˈpɛrənˌdeɪl/ noun 1. (NZ) a Romney-Cheviot crossbreed of sheep
[per-uh-neyt, puh-ren-eyt] /ˈpɛr əˌneɪt, pəˈrɛn eɪt/ verb (used without object), perennated, perennating. Botany. 1. to survive from season to season for an indefinite number of years. /ˈpɛrɪˌneɪt; pəˈrɛneɪt/ verb 1. (intransitive) (of plants) to live from one growing season to another, usually with a period of reduced activity between seasons
[puh-ren-ee-uh l] /pəˈrɛn i əl/ adjective 1. lasting for an indefinitely long time; enduring: her perennial beauty. 2. (of plants) having a life cycle lasting more than two years. 3. lasting or continuing throughout the entire year, as a stream. 4. perpetual; everlasting; continuing; recurrent. noun 5. a perennial plant: Daffodils and tulips are perennials. […]