Meaning of PERIODICAL in English

PERIODICAL

— periodicalism , n. — periodicalist , n. — periodicalness , n.

/pear'ee od"i keuhl/ , n.

1. a magazine or other journal that is issued at regularly recurring intervals.

adj.

2. published at regularly recurring intervals.

3. of or pertaining to such publications.

4. periodic 1 .

[ 1595-1605; PERIODIC 1 + -AL 1 ]

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