Definition of cyclical in English:
Occurring in cycles; recurrent: the cyclical nature of the cement industry
More example sentences
- Variations in exports are expected to be sufficient in order to cope with the cyclical ups and downs in production.
- No doubt some of that decline is a cyclical response to the giant surge in the late 1990s.
- The two main components of spending that tend to be the most volatile and cyclical are investment and exports.
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- People first worshipped the earth and the sun because they were the magical entities which cyclically provided for their needs.
- In women, many hormones in the blood and urine are cyclically altered under the influence of the hypothalamic-pituitary-ovarian axis.
- REM sleep occurs cyclically every 90 minutes during the night in association with high brain activity, rapid spontaneous eye movements and suppressed voluntary motor activity.
Pronunciation: /ˈsiklək(ə)lē/ /ˈsīklək(ə)lē/adverb
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