Definitions for periodicalˌpɪər iˈɒd ɪ kəl
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a publication that appears at fixed intervals
happening or recurring at regular intervals
"the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust"
A publication issued regularly, but less frequently than daily
A publication that appears at fixed intervals
Often contains the most current information in the field, on every conceivable topic, often in greater detail than other publication formats.
The primary means for communication of original scholarship or creative work at the cutting edge of research in almost all fields.
Published at regular intervals of more than one day, especially weekly, monthly, or quarterly
Of, or relating to such a publication
of or pertaining to a period or periods, or to division by periods
performed in a period, or regular revolution; proceeding in a series of successive circuits; as, the periodical motion of the planets round the sun
happening, by revolution, at a stated time; returning regularly, after a certain period of time; acting, happening, or appearing, at fixed intervals; recurring; as, periodical epidemics
of or pertaining to a period; constituting a complete sentence
a magazine or other publication which appears at stated or regular intervals
Origin: [L. periodicus, Gr. periodiko`s: cf. F. priodique.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
If we glance at the most important revolutions in history, we see at once that the greatest number of these originated in the periodical revolutions of the human mind.
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Translations for periodical
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- ràitheachan, irisScottish Gaelic
- periodico, pubblicazioneItalian
- czasopismo, periodykPolish
- periódico, publicação periódicaPortuguese
- периодика, журнал, периодическое изданиеRussian
- periodisk skriftSwedish
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