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period
'piːriːəd
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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
年间niánjiānin the years of; during those years; period (of dynasty or decade)
年头niántóustart of the year; whole year; a particular year; period; days; epoch; a year's harvest
历时lìshíto last; to take (time); period
order; discipline; age; era; period; to chronicle
leaf; page; lobe; (historical) period; measure word for small boats; (Chinese surname)
shío'clock; time; when; hour; season; period; (Chinese surname)
dàito substitute; to act on behalf of others; to replace; generation; dynasty; age; period; (historical) era; (geological) eon
, (Tw)a period of time; phase; stage; measure word for issues of a periodical, courses of study; time; term; period; to hope
季节jìjiétime; season; period
年代niándàia decade of a century (e.g. the Sixties); age; era; period
阶段jiēduànstage; section; phase; period
期间qījiān, qíjiān (Tw)period of time; time; time period; period
时候shíhoutime; length of time; moment; period
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