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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.
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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.
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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.
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Mr Brian Brown, managing director of Indosuez WI Carr Securities, said: "You have got the regional and global cyclical story.
We don't think that you will see the traditional recovery of the cyclical stocks.
Within all regional equity markets we would also look to increase cyclical exposure by tilting sector exposure more towards economically-sensitive industries and away from expensive 'defensive' sectors.
Up to now our sector recommendations have favoured a slight cyclical bias in anticipation of a recovery, especially as the defensive sectors - consumer staples and utilities - were trading at a significant premium.