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periodic

view main entry for periodic adjective [only before noun]  /ˌpɪəriˈɒdɪk/
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periodically

  /ˌpɪəriˈɒdɪkli/ adverb
British English pronunciation: periodicallyClick to listen to the pronunciation of periodically

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