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Definition of 'cycle'

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  1. an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; "the never-ending cycle of the seasons"
       Synonyms: rhythm round
  2. a series of poems or songs on the same theme; "Schubert's song cycles"
  3. a periodically repeated sequence of events; "a cycle of reprisal and retaliation"
  4. the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second
       Synonyms: hertz Hz cycle per second cycles/second cps
  5. a single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon; "a year constitutes a cycle of the seasons"
       Synonyms: oscillation
  6. a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
       Synonyms: bicycle bike wheel


  1. cause to go through a recurring sequence; "cycle the laundry in this washing program"
  2. pass through a cycle; "This machine automatically cycles"
  3. ride a motorcycle
       Synonyms: motorbike motorcycle
  4. ride a bicycle
       Synonyms: bicycle bike pedal wheel
  5. recur in repeating sequences

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