e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   

Definition of 'cyclic'


  1. conforming to the Carnot cycle
  2. botany; forming a whorl or having parts arranged in a whorl; "cyclic petals"; "cyclic flowers"
       Antonyms: acyclic
  3. of a compound having atoms arranged in a ring structure
       Antonyms: acyclic open-chain
  4. recurring in cycles
       Synonyms: cyclical
       Antonyms: noncyclic noncyclical
  5. marked by repeated cycles

Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.