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

- Period may refer to: Era, a length or span of time Full stop (or period), a punctuation mark Period (music), a concept in musical composition Periodic...
- The Edo period (江戸時代, Edo jidai) or Tokugawa period (徳川時代, Tokugawa jidai) is the period between 1603 and 1867 in the history of ****an, when ****an was...
- The Migration Period, also known as the Barbarian Invasions (from the Roman and Gr**** perspective), is a term sometimes used for the period in the history...
- The ****enistic period spans the period of Mediterranean history between the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC and the emergence of the Roman Empire...
- The Sengoku period (戦国時代, Sengoku Jidai, "Warring States period") is a period in ****anese history of near-constant civil war and social upheaval from...
- The Vedic period, or the Vedic age (c. 1500 – c. 500 BCE), is the period in the late Bronze Age and early Iron Age of the history of India when the Vedic...
- Periodization is the process or study of categorizing the past into discrete, quantified named blocks of time. This is usually done in order to facilitate...
- The orbital period (also revolution period) is the time a given astronomical object takes to complete one orbit around another object, and applies in astronomy...
- Incubation period (also known as the latent period or latency period) is the time elapsed between exposure to a pathogenic organism, a chemical, or radiation...
- The Heian period (平安時代, Heian jidai) is the last division of classical ****anese history, running from 794 to 1185. It followed the Nara period, beginning...