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fortnightly

[fawrt-nahyt-lee] /ˈfɔrtˌnaɪt li/
adjective
1.
occurring or appearing once a fortnight.
adverb
2.
once a fortnight.
noun, plural fortnightlies.
3.
a periodical issued every two weeks.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; fortnight + -ly
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  • Its profits came from the interest on the cash it held between being paid by retailers and paying tax fortnightly.
British Dictionary definitions for fortnightly

fortnightly

/ˈfɔːtˌnaɪtlɪ/
adjective
1.
occurring or appearing once each fortnight
adverb
2.
once a fortnight
noun (pl) -lies
3.
a publication issued at intervals of two weeks
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