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periodical

adjective

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1 appearing in parts or numbers that follow regularly
  • a periodical town newsletter that is supported by local advertisers

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2 occurring or appearing at intervals
  • periodical announcements from airline personnel concerning the delay

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3 appearing or occurring repeatedly from time to time
  • periodical visits to the dentist will help keep your teeth healthy

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periodical

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Synonyms of periodical (Entry 2 of 2)

a publication that appears at regular intervals
  • subscribed to three new periodicals

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The first known use of periodical was in 1585

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“Periodical.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/periodical. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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