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periodic

pe·ri·od·ic

periodic

 
pronunciation:
pi ri a dihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: recurring or reappearing at regular intervals of time.
synonyms:
frequent, regular
similar words:
clocklike, cyclic, cyclical, isochronal, systematic
definition 2: recurring or reappearing at irregular intervals of time; intermittent.
synonyms:
intermittent, irregular, occasional, sporadic
similar words:
fitful, infrequent, remittent, spasmodic
definition 3: having repeated cycles.
synonyms:
cyclic, cyclical, recurrent, seasonal
similar words:
alternating, repeated
derivation: periodically (adv.)