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English definition of “intermittent”


adjective    /ˌɪn·tərˈmɪt·ənt/
not happening regularly or continuously; stopping and starting repeatedly or with long periods in between intermittently    /ˌɪnt·ərˈmɪt·ənt·li/ adverb It rained intermittently all day.
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