Periodicity meaning

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The repetition of similar properties in chemical elements, as indicated by their positioning in the periodic table.
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Periodicity is the fact of something happening at regularly-spaced periods of time.

An example of periodicity is the full moon happening every 29.5 days.

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The tendency, quality, or fact of recurring at regular intervals.
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The occurrence of similar properties in elements occupying similar positions in the periodic table.
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The quality or state of being periodic; recurrence at regular intervals.
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(mathematics) The quality of a function with a repeated set of values at regular intervals.
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The quality of being periodic; tendency to recur at regular intervals.
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Origin of periodicity

  • From French périodicité

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