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"periodical" in British English

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periodicalnoun [C]

uk   /ˌpɪə.riˈɒd.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˌpɪr.iˈɑː.dɪ.kəl/
a magazine or newspaper, especially on a serious subject, that is published regularly: She has written for several legal periodicals.
(Definition of periodical from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"periodical" in American English

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periodicalnoun [C]

us   /ˌpɪər·iˈɑd·ɪ·kəl/
a magazine that is published regularly: The library subscribes to a number of periodicals dealing with the arts and sciences.
(Definition of periodical from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"periodical" in Business English

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periodicalnoun [C]

uk   /ˌpɪəriˈɒdɪkəl/ us  
a magazine or newspaper, especially on a serious or technical subject, that is published regularly: It is a small publishing company specializing in periodicals for professionals in the field of transportation.
(Definition of periodical from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “periodical”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指学术)期刊…
in Turkish dergi, mecmua…
in Russian периодическое издание, журнал…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指學術)期刊…
in Polish czasopismo, periodyk…
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