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periodical

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1periodical

adjective pe·ri·od·i·cal \ˌpir-ē-ˈä-di-kəl\

Definition of PERIODICAL

1
:  periodic 1
2
a :  published with a fixed interval between the issues or numbers
b :  published in, characteristic of, or connected with a periodical

Examples of PERIODICAL

  1. <a periodical town newsletter that is supported by local advertisers>
  2. <periodical announcements from airline personnel concerning the delay>

First Known Use of PERIODICAL

1601

Other Publishing Terms

annotate, dreadful, emend, expurgate, factoid, jump, lobster shift, redaction, referee

Rhymes with PERIODICAL

2periodical

noun

: a magazine that is published every week, month, etc.

Full Definition of PERIODICAL

:  a periodical publication

Examples of PERIODICAL

  1. She writes for a monthly periodical.
  2. The library has a large collection of scholarly periodicals.

First Known Use of PERIODICAL

1798

Other Publishing Terms

annotate, dreadful, emend, expurgate, factoid, jump, lobster shift, redaction, referee

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