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noun [countable] cycle pronunciation in American English /ˈsaɪk(ə)l/
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  1. 1
    a bicycle
    1. a.
      American a motorcycle
  2. 2
    a series of events that happen again and again in the same order or at the same times
    cycle of: the cycle of hate and violence in the world
  3. 3
    a set of things that a machine does as part of a process
    the washing machine’s rinse cycle
  4. 4
    literature, music a set of poems, songs, or pieces of music on a particular subject
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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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