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"periodically" in British English

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uk   /ˌpɪə.riˈɒd.ɪ.kəl.i/  us   /ˌpɪr.iˈɑː.dɪ-/
in a way that is ​repeated after a ​particularperiod of ​time: The ​equipment should be ​tested periodically.
(Definition of periodically from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"periodically" in American English

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periodicallyadverb [not gradable]

 us   /ˌpɪər·iˈɑd·ɪ·kli/
repeatedly at ​regulartimes: The ​equipment should be tested periodically.
(Definition of periodically from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “periodically”
in Chinese (Simplified) 周期性地…
in Chinese (Traditional) 週期性地,定期地…
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