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cy·cle

cycle

 
 
pronunciation:
saI kl
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a circle of events that repeats in a regular pattern.
Summer follows spring in the cycle of seasons.
 
definition 2: a bicycle or motorcycle.
similar words:
bicycle
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: cycles, cycling, cycled
definition: to travel by bicycle or motorcycle.
We cycled around the park.
similar words:
bicycle, roll
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The word cycle contains the following part:
cycl, cyclo Greek root that means wheel, circle