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periodical

noun [C] uk   /ˌpɪə.riˈɒd.ɪ.kəl/  us   /ˌpɪr.iˈɑː.dɪ-/
a magazine or newspaper, especially on a serious subject, that is published regularly: She has written for several legal periodicals.
Translations of “periodical”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指學術)期刊…
in Russian периодическое издание, журнал…
in Turkish dergi, mecmua…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指学术)期刊…
in Polish czasopismo, periodyk…
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