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periodic

[¦pir·ē¦äd·ik]
(science and technology)
Repeating itself identically at regular intervals.
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That is to say, I have been in a sick, nervous, irritable, fanciful condition, so that I have periodically lost control over myself.
Here we have defied them for countless ages, though periodically they renew their attempts to destroy us.
In these crises a great part not only of the existing products, but also of the previously created productive forces, are periodically destroyed.
The offspring, also, will thus have a better chance of surviving, for, of the many individuals of any species which are periodically born, but a small number can survive.
S., where the trade-wind loses its regularity, and heavy torrents of rain fall periodically, the shores of the Pacific, so utterly desert in Peru, assume near Cape Blanco the character of luxuriance so celebrated at Guyaquil and Panama.
[] Do you periodically review whether the system is storing adequate historical information for your organization's needs?
Although it was periodically modified for technological advances and was translated into a foreign language, the software was not otherwise customized.
cleanliness maintenance on land: O periodically picking up and removing litter over the entire domain.
This was a surprise, because all other mammals known to hibernate rely on metabolic spikes to periodically raise their body temperatures.
If you use LIDB to submit a price challenge, you need to periodically return to LIDB's Price Challenge to get the source of supply response to your challenge.
A deep male voice periodically reads excerpts from letters, dispatches, and interviews related to George Rowe, a buffalo soldier, and the Indian woman he marries during the 1870s Indian Wars.
The method for calculating the PSAF is reviewed by the Board periodically. The Board requested public comment on the changes in December 2000.

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