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BIWEEKLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does biweekly mean? 

BIWEEKLY (noun)
  The noun BIWEEKLY has 1 sense:

1. a periodical that is published twice a week or every two weeks (either 104 or 26 issues per year)

  Familiarity information: BIWEEKLY used as a noun is very rare.


BIWEEKLY (adjective)
  The adjective BIWEEKLY has 2 senses:

1. occurring twice a week
2. occurring every two weeks

  Familiarity information: BIWEEKLY used as an adjective is rare.


BIWEEKLY (adverb)
  The adverb BIWEEKLY has 2 senses:

1. twice a week
2. every two weeks

  Familiarity information: BIWEEKLY used as an adverb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


BIWEEKLY (noun)


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Meaning:

A periodical that is published twice a week or every two weeks (either 104 or 26 issues per year)

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("biweekly" is a kind of...):

serial; serial publication; series (a periodical that appears at scheduled times)


BIWEEKLY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Occurring twice a week

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

biweekly; semiweekly

Pertainym:

week (any period of seven consecutive days)


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Meaning:

Occurring every two weeks

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)

Synonyms:

fortnightly; biweekly

Pertainym:

week (any period of seven consecutive days)


BIWEEKLY (adverb)


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Meaning:

Twice a week

Synonyms:

biweekly; semiweekly

Context example:

he called home semiweekly


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Meaning:

Every two weeks

Synonyms:

fortnightly; biweekly

Context example:

he visited his cousins fortnightly


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