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cy·clic

, cyclical (siklik, -li-kăl)
1. Pertaining to, or characteristic of, a cycle; occurring periodically, denoting the course of the symptoms in certain diseases or disorders.
2. chemistry Pertaining to a molecule containing a ring of atoms; denoting a cyclic compound.

cyclic

, cyclical (sī′klik, sik′lik; sī′kli-kăl, sik′li-kăl) [L. cyclicus fr. Gr. kyklikos, circular]
1. Periodic.
2. Having a ring-shaped structure.
3. Pert. to or affected by menstruation.

cy·clic

, cyclical (siklik, -li-kăl)
Pertaining to, or characteristic of, a cycle; occurring periodically, denoting the course of the symptoms in certain diseases or disorders.

cyclical

occurring in cycles; statistically a periodic movement of a time series, e.g. recurrent epidemics.
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Therefore we observe positive correlation between interest rate and output cyclical.
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One way of assessing the plausibility of the recent ICI low as a signal of the cyclical trough is to compare its timing with that of the trough of real gross national product (GNP), a broad measure of economic activity.
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Kohn provides fundamental analysis on the cyclical sector, especially on energy and basic materials stocks.
Growing momentum in the secular part of the recovery could well support an extended cyclical recovery.
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These are slower-growth, cyclical businesses in industries like steel and oil whose profits are closely aligned with the economy's rise and fall.
Throughout the software industry, companies use temporary workers and independent contractors because our industry is so cyclical and the demand for product development is cyclical and often drops off,'' he said.
Despite the marked improvement in consumer confidence overall, the survey readings on consumers' views of whether jobs are easy to get fall far short of the previous cyclical peak in 1989.