at intervals

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Definition of at intervals

1 : with an amount of space in between There are signs at regular intervals along the outside wall. The chairs were placed at intervals of two feet.
2 : with an amount of time in between It recurs at (regular) intervals of every six months.

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“At intervals.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20intervals. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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