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fortnightly

[ fawrt-nahyt-lee ]
/ ˈfɔrtˌnaɪt li /
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adjective

occurring or appearing once a fortnight.

adverb

once a fortnight.

noun, plural fort·night·lies.

a periodical issued every two weeks.

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Origin of fortnightly

First recorded in 1790–1800; fortnight + -ly
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British Dictionary definitions for fortnightly

fortnightly
/ (ˈfɔːtˌnaɪtlɪ) mainly British /

adjective

occurring or appearing once each fortnight

adverb

once a fortnight

noun plural -lies

a publication issued at intervals of two weeks
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