biweekly


Also found in: Thesaurus, Financial, Acronyms, Wikipedia.

bi·week·ly

 (bī-wēk′lē)
adj.
1. Happening every two weeks.
2. Happening twice a week; semiweekly.
n. pl. bi·week·lies
A publication issued every two weeks.
adv.
1. Every two weeks.
2. Twice a week; semiweekly. See Usage Note at bi-1.

biweekly

(baɪˈwiːklɪ)
adj, adv
1. every two weeks
2. (often avoided because of confusion with sense 1) twice a week; semiweekly. See bi-1
n, pl -lies
(Journalism & Publishing) a periodical published every two weeks

bi•week•ly

(baɪˈwik li)

adj., n., pl. -lies,
adv. adj.
1. occurring every two weeks.
2. occurring twice a week; semiweekly.
n.
3. a periodical issued every other week.
adv.
4. every two weeks.
5. twice a week.
[1880–85]
usage: See bi- 1.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.biweekly - a periodical that is published twice a week or every two weeks (either 104 or 26 issues per year)biweekly - a periodical that is published twice a week or every two weeks (either 104 or 26 issues per year)
serial publication, serial, series - a periodical that appears at scheduled times
Adj.1.biweekly - occurring every two weeks
periodic, periodical - happening or recurring at regular intervals; "the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust"
2.biweekly - occurring twice a week
periodic, periodical - happening or recurring at regular intervals; "the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust"
Adv.1.biweekly - twice a week; "he called home semiweekly"
2.biweekly - every two weeks; "he visited his cousins fortnightly"
Translations
bihebdomadairebihebdomadairement

biweekly

adj
(= twice a week) biweekly meetings/editionsKonferenzen/Ausgaben, die zweimal wöchentlich or in der Woche stattfinden/erscheinen
(= fortnightly)zweiwöchentlich, vierzehntäglich
adv
(= twice a week)zweimal wöchentlich, zweimal in der Woche
(= fortnightly)alle vierzehn Tage, vierzehntäglich
References in periodicals archive ?
UN-OCHA said in its biweekly Protection of Civilians Report that the demolitions took place on the pretext of construction without a permit.
Will a weekly, bimonthly or biweekly payment mortgage really save me money?
Participants were randomized to once-monthly subcutaneous injections of dupilumab at 300 mg, following a 600-mg loading dose, or to an injection of 200 mg or 300 mg every 2 weeks with an initial dose of 400 mg or 600 mg based upon a body weight cutoff of 60 kg, or to biweekly placebo injections.
In a phase 2 clinical trial, an investigational drug, BAN2401 (Eisai, Japan; and Biogen, United States), administered at a dosage of 10 mg/kg biweekly significantly slowed the progression of Alzheimer's disease and reduced the amount of accumulated beta-amyloid, a protein that forms plaques in the brains of people with Alzheimer's disease.
But questions remain, especially about the unequal distribution of apolipoprotein E4 (APOE4)-positive patients across the six treatment groups: BAN2401 2.5 mg/kg biweekly, 5 mg/kg monthly, 5 mg/kg biweekly, 10 mg/kg monthly, and 10 mg/kg biweekly, or placebo.
But questions remain, especially about the unequal distribution of apolipoprotein E4 (APOE4)--positive patients across the six treatment groups: BAN2401 2.5 mg/kg biweekly, 5 mg/kg monthly, 5 mg/kg biweekly, 10 mg/kg monthly, and 10 mg/kg biweekly, or placebo.
Patients were randomized to five dose regimens, 2.5 mg/kg biweekly, 5 mg/kg monthly, 5 mg/kg biweekly, 10 mg/kg monthly and 10 mg/kg biweekly, or placebo.
The highest treatment dose of 10 mg/kg biweekly demonstrated a statistically significant slowing of clinical decline of 30% compared to placebo at 18 months (p=0.034).
The market for weekly, biweekly and monthly contact lenses also increased slightly by 0.4%.
That's 16.5% higher than the previous year's 6-week total of 4.02 million, but the difference has been getting smaller: After week 2 (enrollment figures were released only biweekly last year), the 2018 open season's tally was higher than the 2017 open season's week 2 tally by almost 47%, but after 4 weeks, the difference was only 30%, the CMS data show.
Therefore, it's time to check out the Vocab Tunes' biweekly dance contest.
This is where Vocab Tunes biweekly dance contest for schoolchildren plays an integral role.