regularity

noun reg·u·lar·i·ty \ ˌre-gyə-ˈler-ə-tē also ˌrā- , ˌre-gyə-ˈla-rə-tē also ˌrā- \
|Updated on: 5 Jun 2018

Definition of regularity

plural regularities
1 : the quality or state of being regular
2 : something that is regular

Examples of regularity in a Sentence

  1. the regularity of his features

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First Known Use of regularity

1600

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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REGULARITY Defined for Kids

regularity

noun reg·u·lar·i·ty \ ˌre-gyə-ˈler-ə-tē \

Definition of regularity for Students

: the quality or state of happening on or as if on a schedule The seasons occur with regularity.

Medical Dictionary

regularity

noun reg·u·lar·i·ty \ ˌreg-yə-ˈlar-ət-ē \

medical Definition of regularity

plural regularities
: the quality or state of being regular
  • maintain bowel regularity


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