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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. period: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. period: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. period: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. period: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. period, period: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. period: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Period, period, the period: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. period: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Period: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. period: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. period: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. period: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. The period, period: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. period: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. period: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. period: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. period: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Period (Periodic table), Period (disambiguation), Period (feminine), Period (gene), Period (geologic time), Period (geology), Period (grammar), Period (mathematics), Period (music), Period (number), Period (physics), Period (punctuation), Period (rhetoric), Period: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Period: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. period: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. period: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. period: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. period: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. Period (punctuation): American-Britih Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Period: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  26. period, the period: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  27. period: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. period: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. period: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. The period, period: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. period: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. period: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. period: Global Glossary [home, info]
  3. period: Silva Rhetoricae: The Forest of Rhetoric [home, info]
  4. Period: Virginia Tech Multimedia Music Dictionary [home, info]
  5. period: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. Period: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. period: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  3. Period: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  4. Period (disambiguation), Period (grammar), Period (punctuation), period: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Period (disambiguation), Period (feminine), Period (mathematics), Period (physics), period: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. Period (menstrual): Merck Manuals [home, info]
  2. period: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. Period (disambiguation), Period (feminine), Period (gene), Period (physics), period: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. PERIOD: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. period: Idioms [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (14 matching dictionaries)
  1. Period: Chemistry Dictionary [home, info]
  2. period: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  3. Period: LITHICS-NET's Glossary of Lithics Terminology [home, info]
  4. period: Earthquake Image Glossary [home, info]
  5. Period: Eric Weisstein's World of Chemistry [home, info]
  6. Period: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  7. Period: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  8. period: MATH SPOKEN HERE! [home, info]
  9. period: On-Line Biology Book: GLOSSARY [home, info]
  10. Period: Extragalactic Astronomy [home, info]
  11. period: General Chemistry Online [home, info]
  12. period, period, period, period: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. period: Anthropology dictionary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. period: The Folk File [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. period: Sports Terms [home, info]
  2. period, period: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. period: Electronics [home, info]
  2. Period: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  3. period: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  4. period: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  5. PERIOD: NOISE CONTROL TERMS [home, info]
  6. Period: Dictionary for Avionics [home, info]
  7. period: Rane Professional Audio Reference [home, info]
  8. period: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  9. Period: Sweetwater Music [home, info]
  10. Period: Electrical Engineering Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (period)

noun:  a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations ("In England they call a period a stop")
noun:  the end or completion of something ("Death put a period to his endeavors")
noun:  a unit of geological time during which a system of rocks formed ("Ganoid fishes swarmed during the earlier geological periods")
noun:  one of three periods of play in hockey games
noun:  the interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly repeating phenomenon
noun:  a stage in the history of a culture having a definable place in space and time ("A novel from the Victorian period")
noun:  an amount of time ("A time period of 30 years")
noun:  the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause

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Phrases that include period:   safe period, cretaceous period, jurassic period, reconstruction period, critical period, more...

Words similar to period:   catamenia, flow, menses, menstruation, point, stop, amount of time, dot, epoch, era, full point, full stop, geological period, historical period, historic period, period of time, term, time period, more...


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