Definition of 'periodical'
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Many denominations publish books and periodicals, as well as educational resources for churches. Christianity Today (2000)Over 2 million books, periodicals and documents vanished in the flames. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Gissing Journal is the least dry of academic periodicals. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)He offered his wife a 250,000 lump sum and periodical payments of 150,000 a year for five years. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He wanted to enlarge the magazine into'a general literary periodical' covering both poetry and fiction and was upbeat about likely sales. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)
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Translations for 'periodical'
British English: periodical NOUN
Periodicals are magazines, especially serious or academic ones, that are published at regular intervals.
The walls would be lined with books and periodicals.
Definition of periodical from the Collins English Dictionary
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