Definition of Period. Meaning of Period. Synonyms of Period

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Definition of Period

Period
Period Pe"ri*od, v. t. To put an end to. [Obs.] --Shak.
Period
Period Pe"ri*od, v. i. To come to a period; to conclude. [Obs.] ``You may period upon this, that,' etc. --Felthman.

Meaning of Period from wikipedia

- Look up period or periodic in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Period may refer to: Era, a length or span of time Full stop (or period), a punctuation...
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