[ peer-ee-od-i-kuh l ]
/ ˌpɪər iˈɒd ɪ kəl /
a magazine or other journal that is issued at regularly recurring intervals.
published at regularly recurring intervals.
of or relating to such publications.
OTHER WORDS FROM periodical
pe·ri·od·i·cal·ism, noun pe·ri·od·i·cal·ist, noun pe·ri·od·i·cal·ness, noun non·pe·ri·od·i·cal, adjective, noun
non·pe·ri·od·i·cal·ly, adverb un·pe·ri·od·i·cal, adjective un·pe·ri·od·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for periodical
What the Tea Party needed was its own periodical, he concluded.Steven Allen: The Tea Party’s Editor in Chief |David A. Graham |February 10, 2011 |DAILY BEAST
It must be, with such genius, tact and experience, all that a weekly periodical can be.
His Bill provided for the periodical visitation of private mad-houses by magistrates.Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles |Daniel Hack Tuke
Probably of no periodical in the country has the press everywhere spoken with unqualified approval.
Never did a periodical receive such an amount of gratuitous advertising.The Americanization of Edward Bok |Edward William Bok
The infantry of the line have their periodical rests, a month it may be, of comparative leisure before the enemy trenches.Sketches of the East Africa Campaign |Robert Valentine Dolbey
British Dictionary definitions for periodical
/ (ˌpɪərɪˈɒdɪkəl) /
a publication issued at regular intervals, usually monthly or weekly
of or relating to such publications
published at regular intervals
periodic or occasional