Meaning of “sporadic” in the English Dictionary

"sporadic" in British English

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(Definition of “sporadic” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sporadicadjective

us /spəˈræd·ɪk/

not happening or appearing in a pattern; not continuous or regular:

She makes sporadic trips to Europe.
The storm caused sporadic flooding throughout the region.
sporadically
adverb us /spəˈræd·ɪk·li/

I’ve been working sporadically this year.

(Definition of “sporadic” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)