cyclic , cyclical
1 recurring or revolving in cycles
2 (of an organic compound) containing a closed saturated or unsaturated ring of atoms. See also heterocyclic and homocyclic
a arranged in whorls
b having parts arranged in this way
4 (Music) of or relating to a musical form consisting of several movements sharing thematic material
5 (Geometry) (of a polygon) having vertices that lie on a circle
6 (in generative grammar) denoting one of a set of transformational rules all of which must apply to a clause before any one of them applies to any clause in which the first clause is embedded
n unemployment caused by fluctuations in the level of economic activity inherent in trade cycles
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