Dictionary

aperiodic

adjective ape·ri·od·ic \ˌā-ˌpir-ē-ˈä-dik\

Definition of APERIODIC

1
:  of irregular occurrence :  not periodic <aperiodic floods>
2
:  not having periodic vibrations :  not oscillatory
ape·ri·od·i·cal·ly \-di-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
ape·ri·o·dic·i·ty \-ē-ə-ˈdi-sə-tē\ noun

Examples of APERIODIC

  1. <released aperiodic reports on the results of their cancer research>

First Known Use of APERIODIC

1870

Rhymes with APERIODIC

Medical Dictionary

aperiodic

adjective ape·ri·od·ic \ˌā-ˌpir-ē-ˈäd-ik\

Medical Definition of APERIODIC

1
:  of irregular occurrence
2
:  not having periodic vibrations :  not oscillatory

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: aperitifPrevious Word in the Dictionary: aperiesAll Words Near: aperiodic
July 27, 2015
yaw Hear it
to move off course or to alternate
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears