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period
'piːriːəd
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations.
  2. The monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause.
  3. An amount of time.
  4. The end or completion of something.
  5. A unit of geological time during which a system of rocks formed.
  6. One of three divisions into which play is divided in hockey games.
  7. The interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly repeating phenomenon.
Hyphenationpe•ri•od
Part of Speech(名) noun
Matching Results
时期shíqī, shíqí (Tw)period; phase
周期zhōuqīperiod; cycle
时代shídàiage; era; epoch; period (in one's life); Time, US weekly news magazine
现代xiàndàimodern times; modern age; modern era; Hyundai, South Korean company
当代dāngdàithe present age; the contemporary era
学时xuéshíclass hour; period
课时kèshíclass; period
句号jùhàoperiod (punct.)
结束jiéshùtermination; to finish; to end; to conclude; to close
天癸tiānguǐ(TCM) menstruation; period
period; cycle
老朋友lǎo péngyouold friend; (slang) period; menstruation
jièto arrive at (place or time); period; to become due; measure word for events, meetings, elections, sporting fixtures, years (of graduation)
时间shíjiāntime; period
大姨妈dà yímāgreat aunt; (slang) menstruation; period
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