at intervals

at intervals
at intervals
1. Periodically
2. With prescribed spaces between
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Main Entry:interval

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1) with time between, not continuously

the light flashed at intervals

2) with spaces between

the path is marked with rocks at intervals

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at intervals
1 : with an amount of space in between

There are signs at regular intervals along the outside wall.

The chairs were placed at intervals of two feet.

2 : with an amount of time in between

It recurs at (regular) intervals of every six months.

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Main Entry:interval

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