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adjective uk   /ˌpɪə.riˈɒd.ɪk/ us    /ˌpɪr.iˈɑː.dɪk/
happening repeatedly over a period of time: He suffers periodic mental breakdowns.Frequency and regularity - general wordsContinually and repeatedly
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