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Synonyms for period

Synonyms for period

a specific length of time characterized by the occurrence of certain conditions or events

a particular time notable for its distinctive characteristics

an interval regarded as a distinct evolutionary or developmental unit


a span designated for a given activity


Synonyms for period

an amount of time

Related Words

the interval taken to complete one cycle of a regularly repeating phenomenon

(ice hockey) one of three divisions into which play is divided in hockey games

a unit of geological time during which a system of rocks formed

the end or completion of something

the monthly discharge of blood from the uterus of nonpregnant women from puberty to menopause

a punctuation mark (.) placed at the end of a declarative sentence to indicate a full stop or after abbreviations

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The net profit attributable to equity holders for the six-month period was $8.37 million, a 72.5 percent increase compared to $4.85 million for the same period in 2018.
As at the end of the Reporting Period, the closing balance of wages payables of the Group decreased by 81.12% from that at the beginning of the year, mainly due to the payment of the year-end bonus accrued for the previous year during the Reporting Period.
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The new law also creates strict disclosure requirements regarding any such contacts with state government personnel during the black out period.
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When tile last glacial period ended--roughly 10,000 years ago--more than 70 animal species, including the woolly mammoth, became extinct.
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For the year of issuance of a Title V permit, the facility is required to complete a compliance certification for the period from permit issuance through December 31.