HyperDic: periodic_event

English > 1 sense of the expression periodic event:
NOUNeventperiodic event, recurrent eventan event that recurs at intervals
English > periodic event: 1 sense > noun 1, event
MeaningAn event that recurs at intervals.
Synonymrecurrent event
Narrowercycle, oscillationA single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon
migrationThe periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding
pulse, pulsation, heartbeat, beatThe rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart
repeat, repetitionAn event that repeats
sunriseThe daily event of the sun rising above the horizon
sunsetThe daily event of the sun sinking below the horizon
tideThe periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
Broaderhappening, occurrence, occurrent, natural eventAn event that happens
Spanishsuceso periódico, suceso recurrente
Catalanesdeveniment periòdic

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