Definitions for circadiansɜrˈkeɪ di ən, ˌsɜr kəˈdi ən

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

cir•ca•di•ansɜrˈkeɪ di ən, ˌsɜr kəˈdi ən(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to rhythmic cycles recurring at approximately 24-hour intervals:

    the circadian biological clock.

    Category: Physiology, Psychology

Origin of circadian:

1955–60; < L circā about +di(ēs) day + -an1

cir•ca′di•an•ly(adv.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. circadian(adj)

    of or relating to biological processes occurring at 24-hour intervals

    "circadian rhythms"

Wiktionary

  1. circadian(Adjective)

    of, relating to, or showing rhythmic behaviour with a period of 24 hours; especially of a biological process

  2. Origin: From circa and dies with the English suffix -an.

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  1. Circadian

    Circadian is a concept album and the first full length studio album by 5th Projekt. It was released on August 29, 2006 on 5th Projekt's Organik Rekords. It explores the metaphysical relationship of humanity as it coexists with its environment and the cycles of which both partake and create. Music and lyrics were written by Tara Rice and/or Sködt D. McNalty.

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