Definition of Periods

1. Noun. (plural of period) ¹



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Definition of Periods

1. period [n] - See also: period

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Periods

periodontics
periodontist
periodontist (perio)
periodontists
periodontitis
periodontitis complex
periodontitis simplex
periodontium
periodontoclasia
periodontology
periodontolysis
periodontopathic
periodontosis
periodoscopes
periods (current term)
perioeci
perioecus
periomphalic
perionychia
perionychium
perionyx
perionyxis
perioophoritis
perioophorosalpingitis
perioperative
perioperative care
perioperative nursing
perioperatively
periophthalmic

Literary usage of Periods

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1. Bulletin by United States (1918)
"Related work 7 to 10 45-minute periods. (General science applied to the household, ... Home economics 5 90-minute periods. (Choice of house planning and ..."

2. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans G√ľnther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"Two main types of respiration apparatus are in use: (1) a type designed to permit of following the gas metabolism over longer periods (24 hours or more) ..."

3. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1920)
"... eternal Self. or real man. wins through innumerable incarnations in physical bodies. cession) and each world period consume ot seven Root Race periods, ..."

4. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1899)
"where x is the measure on the mental scale, Г the natural period, t any other period, and ea personal constant. By this formula the various periods may be ..."

5. A Comparison of Methods for Determining the Respiratory Exchange of Man by Thorne Martin Carpenter (1915)
"Nosepieces, 4 periods; mouthpiece, 4 periods; periods with nosepieces and mouthpiece in series ... In all of the periods there was a very distinct tendency, ..."

6. The Geographical Journal by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain). (1901)
"IT is not proposed, in this paper, to add another to the ever-lengthening list of theories which attempt to account for the occurrence of glacial periods. ..."

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