periodic event

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Noun1.periodic event - an event that recurs at intervalsperiodic event - an event that recurs at intervals  
happening, natural event, occurrence, occurrent - an event that happens
migration - the periodic passage of groups of animals (especially birds or fishes) from one region to another for feeding or breeding
oscillation, cycle - a single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon; "a year constitutes a cycle of the seasons"
repeat, repetition - an event that repeats; "the events today were a repeat of yesterday's"
sunrise - the daily event of the sun rising above the horizon
sunset - the daily event of the sun sinking below the horizon
heartbeat, beat, pulse, pulsation - the rhythmic contraction and expansion of the arteries with each beat of the heart; "he could feel the beat of her heart"
tide - the periodic rise and fall of the sea level under the gravitational pull of the moon
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The Expo main objectives are to attract and facilitate GCC property investments in the Bahraini market; gather all related regulatory and licensing departments, property brokers, property developers, service providers and financial institutions all under one roof; showcase existing and future properties at competitive prices; create a periodic event where real estate investors and professionals can meet and interact and to train and develop real estate practitioners for property investment and brokerage.
This, combined with the fact that the supply chain world is moving faster than ever and gaining in complexity by the day, periodic event visibility is no longer sufficient, said Fabrizio Brasca, vice president of solution strategy, Intelligent Fulfillment, JDA.
Speaking at the closing of the conference of governors, he also recommended organising this meeting every three months to make it a periodic event to assess the situation in regions and look at their concerns and outstanding issues.
He managed to convince the British Tourism Board (BTB) in time of recession, that as a traditional English periodic event, he was a great attraction for foreign tourists.
This is a periodic event driven by the cleverness of school administrators and others who, over time, figure out how to make the most of financing formulas.
ICM is a periodic event organised once in every four years.
The festival, a periodic event since 2000, is also graced this year by Norwegian company Verk Produksjoner's Ifigeneia.
Most associations determine a normal business cycle (for most this would be one year, but for those with a periodic event that happens more or less frequently, it will vary) and set a goal of having one, one and a half, or even two times the amount of revenue normally collected during that cycle.
two hours since the start of a case); and a periodic event occurs when periodic time conditions are fulfilled (e.
The authors suggest that last year's rapid onset of El Niqo, the periodic event in which upper ocean waters across much of the tropical Pacific Ocean become significantly warmer, may be one way in which the solar energy has reappeared.