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Pronunciation:  `peereeu'disitee

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  the quality of recurring at intervals

PERIODICITY is a 11 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: cyclicity
 See Also: regular recurrence, regularity, rhythm



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pe`ri*o*dic"i*ty\, n.; pl. {Periodicities}. [Cf. F.
The quality or state of being periodical, or regularly
recurrent; as, the periodicity in the vital phenomena of
plants. --Henfrey.

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