period

  • 101 period pain — UK US noun [countable/uncountable] [singular period pain plural period pains] british pain that a woman sometimes gets during her period . The usual American word is cramps . Thesaurus: menstruation and the menstrual cycle …

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  • 102 period pain — period pains N VAR Period pain is the pain that some women have when they have a monthly period …

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  • 103 period piece — n. 1. a painting, piece of furniture, novel, etc. considered typical of the period in which it was created; often, specif., one regarded as being of mere historical interest and without lasting artistic merit 2. a novel, film, etc. set in an… …

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  • 104 Period pains — may refer to; * Dysmenorrhea, the pain associated with menstruation * Period Pains (band), a UK indie punk band of the 1990s …

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  • 105 period of allowance — index grace period Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 106 period of indulgence — index grace period Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 107 period of survival — index life (period of existence), lifetime Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 108 period of time — index date, duration, phase (period) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 109 period of tolerance — index grace period Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 110 period bill — UK US noun [C] (also term bill) ► FINANCE, COMMERCE a document, used especially in international trade, that requests that a person or organization pays a particular amount of money for goods or services by an agreed date: »You are legally… …

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  • 111 period pain — n [U and C] especially BrE pain that a woman gets when she has her ↑period American Equivalent: cramps …

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  • 112 period piece — period pieces N COUNT A period piece is a play, book, or film that is set at a particular time in history and describes life at that time …

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  • 113 period piece — ► NOUN ▪ an object or work that is set in or reminiscent of an earlier historical period …

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  • 114 period of grace — noun A specific time allowed to both parties to a contract to fulfil any obligations arising from that contract • • • Main Entry: ↑period …

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  • 115 Period Piece (book) — Period Piece: A Cambridge Childhood is an autobiographical work by Gwendoline Mary Gwen Raverat (née Darwin; 26 August 1885 11 February 1957), the daughter of George Howard Darwin and Maud du Puy.As the author explains in the preface it is a… …

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  • 116 period of being under legal age — index minority (infancy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 117 period of being under statutory age — index minority (infancy) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 118 period of decrease — index decline Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 119 period of detention — index quarantine Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 120 period of existence — index lifetime Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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