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cyclic

Pronunciation: si'klik, sik'lik

Definition:

  1. Pertaining to, or characteristic of, a cycle; occurring periodically, denoting the course of the symptoms in certain diseases or disorders.
  2. chemistry continuous, without end, as in a ring; denoting a cyclic compound.
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