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Definition of regularity noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1[uncountable] the fact that the same thing happens again and again, and usually with the same length of time between each time it happens Aircraft passed overhead with monotonous regularity.
  2. 2[uncountable] the fact that something is arranged in an even way or in an organized pattern the striking regularity of her features
  3. 3[countable] something that has a pattern to it They had observed regularities in the behavior of the animals. the patterns and regularities of social life compare irregularity
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