Meaning of CYCLIC in English


adj.1 a recurring in cycles. b belonging to a chronological cycle.

2 Chem. with constituent atoms forming a ring.

3 of a cycle of songs etc.

4 Bot. (of a flower) with its parts arranged in whorls.

5 Math. of a circle or cycle.

Etymology: F cyclique or L cyclicus f. Gk kuklikos (as CYCLE)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.