PERIODICAL's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of periodical
Definition:
n. publication that appears at fixed intervals
a. published at regular intervals of more than one day
Example:
Total operating revenues in the periodical publishing industry increased in 2005 from the previous year.
The group developed a sophisticated social-media strategy, complete with high-resolution videos and hashtag campaigns, striking for their contrast with the grainy Osama bin Laden videos that the al Qaeda leader would periodically release.
Sentence in Classic:
Besides, the board made periodical pilgrimages to the farm, and always sent the beadle the day before, to say they were going.
Oliver Twist By Charles Dickens Context
Peniston liked the periodical recurrence of gratitude evoked by unexpected cheques, and was perhaps shrewd enough to perceive that such a method of giving kept alive in her niece a salutary sense of dependence.
House of Mirth By Edith Wharton Context
These periodical five francs were a double riddle to Courfeyrac who lent and to Thenardier who received them.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
On the left was an old abandoned mill, with its motionless wings, from the ruins of which an owl threw out its shrill, periodical, and monotonous cry.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
A beaten path, such as those made by the periodical passage of the deer, wound through a little glen at no great distance, and struck the river at the point where the white man and his red companions had posted themselves.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context
In the fourth place there are the less tangible but highly important forms of intellectual contact and commerce, the interchange of ideas through conversation and conference, through periodicals and libraries; and, above all, the gradual formation for each community of that curious tertium quid which we call public opinion.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context