Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A cycle is a number of regular things that happen again and again.

Examples: (noun) The lifecycle of salmon, a river and ocean fish, has 4 stages. (noun) Although women’s monthly cycles vary in length from person to person, the average length is about 28 days.

Synonyms: nouns: phase, course, period.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 C