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Few men have led a more active life - bodily or mentally - from a constitutional anxiety for regularity, precision, and order, during fifty years' business career, from which I had retired.
William Banting

Meaning of "regularity" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF REGULARITY

regularity  [ˌrɛɡjʊˈlærɪtɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF REGULARITY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Regularity is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES REGULARITY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of regularity in the English dictionary

The first definition of regularity in the dictionary is the quality or state of being normal, customary, or usual. Other definition of regularity is frequency; the characteristic of doing something regularly or as a custom. Regularity is also the quality or state of being symmetrical in appearance or form; evenness.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH REGULARITY


angularity
ˌæŋɡjʊˈlærɪtɪ
bipolarity
ˌbaɪpəʊˈlærɪtɪ
capillarity
ˌkæpɪˈlærɪtɪ
cellularity
ˌseljʊˈlærɪtɪ
circularity
ˌsɜːkjʊˈlærɪtɪ
dissimilarity
ˌdɪsɪmɪˈlærɪtɪ
granularity
ˌɡrænjʊˈlærɪtɪ
hilarity
hɪˈlærɪtɪ
insularity
ˌɪnsjʊˈlærɪtɪ
irregularity
ɪˌrɛɡjʊˈlærɪtɪ
jocularity
ˌdʒɒkjʊˈlærɪtɪ
modularity
ˌmɒdjʊˈlærɪtɪ
molarity
mɒˈlærɪtɪ
muscularity
ˌmʌskjʊˈlærɪtɪ
particularity
pəˌtɪkjʊˈlærɪtɪ
polarity
pəʊˈlærɪtɪ
popularity
ˌpɒpjʊˈlærɪtɪ
secularity
ˌsɛkjʊˈlærɪtɪ
singularity
ˌsɪŋɡjʊˈlærɪtɪ
vascularity
ˌvæskjʊˈlærɪtɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE REGULARITY

regula
regulable
regular
regular gas
regular gasoline
regular hexahedron
regular icosahedron
regularisation
regularise
regularization
regularize
regularly
regulate
regulated tenancy
regulation
regulation time
regulative
regulatively
regulator
regulator gene

WORDS THAT END LIKE REGULARITY

authority
charity
clarity
collinearity
complementarity
disparity
familiarity
interdisciplinarity
linearity
multicollinearity
nonlinearity
osmolarity
parity
peculiarity
planarity
rarity
registered charity
similarity
solidarity
unfamiliarity
vulgarity

Synonyms and antonyms of regularity in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «regularity» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF REGULARITY

Find out the translation of regularity to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of regularity from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «regularity» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

规律
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

regularidad
570 millions of speakers

English

regularity
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

नियमितता
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

انتظام
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

регулярность
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

regularidade
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নিয়মনিষ্ঠা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

régularité
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Keteraturan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Regelmäßigkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

規則性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

규칙
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Reguler
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

đều đặn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

முறைப்படுத்தி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

नियमितपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

düzenlilik
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

regolarità
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

prawidłowość
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

регулярність
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

regularitate
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

κανονικότητα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

reëlmaat
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

korrekthet
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

regularitet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of regularity

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «REGULARITY»

The term «regularity» is quite widely used and occupies the 34.913 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «REGULARITY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about regularity

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10 QUOTES WITH «REGULARITY»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word regularity.
1
Jennifer Armintrout
Misconceptions about Young Adult fiction aren't new to fans of the genre. From being dismissed as mindless fluff for 'Twilight'-obsessed tweens, to constant warnings that the genre is dying, kerfuffles between the media and readers occur with alarming regularity.
2
William Banting
Few men have led a more active life - bodily or mentally - from a constitutional anxiety for regularity, precision, and order, during fifty years' business career, from which I had retired.
3
Graydon Carter
Television has the obvious benefits of regularity and intimacy.
4
Edward Hoagland
The question of whether it's God's green earth is not at center stage, except in the sense that if so, one is reminded with some regularity that He may be dying.
5
Claire McCaskill
I'm a moderate. I hang out in the middle. I vote against my party with some regularity and try to compromise. It doesn't appear right now that the Republican Party is welcoming moderates any more.
6
Pope Paul VI
The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal.
7
Charles Sanders Peirce
Generality is, indeed, an indispensable ingredient of reality; for mere individual existence or actuality without any regularity whatever is a nullity. Chaos is pure nothing.
8
Steven Rattner
During my 30 years on Wall Street, taxes on 'unearned income' have bounced up and down with regularity, and I've never detected any change in the appetite for hard work and accumulating wealth on the part of myself or any of my fellow capitalists.
9
Edward Sapir
No important national language, at least in the Occidental world, has complete regularity of grammatical structure, nor is there a single logical category which is adequately and consistently handled in terms of linguistic symbolism.
10
Charles Sturt
Mount Harris is of basaltic formation, but I could not observe any columnar regularity in it, although large blocks are exposed above the ground. The rock is extremely hard and sonorous.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «REGULARITY»

Discover the use of regularity in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to regularity and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Regularity in Semantic Change
Like earlier studies, these have for the most part been based on data taken out of context. This book is a detailed examination of semantic change from the perspective of historical pragmatics and discourse analysis.
Elizabeth Closs Traugott, Richard B. Dasher, 2001
2
Fine Regularity of Solutions of Elliptic Partial ...
The primary objective of this book is to give a comprehensive exposition of results surrounding the work of the authors concerning boundary regularity of weak solutions of second-order elliptic quasilinear equations in divergence form.
Jan Malý, William P. Ziemer, 1997
3
Regularity Theory for Mean Curvature Flow
ThisbookstartedasasetofinformalnotesonBrakke’sregularitytheoryfor meancurvature?ow([B]).
Klaus Ecker, 2004
4
Analytic Semigroups and Optimal Regularity in Parabolic Problems
The book shows how the abstract methods of analytic semigroups and evolution equations in Banach spaces can be fruitfully applied to the study of parabolic problems.
Alessandra Lunardi, 2012
5
Self-Regularity: A New Paradigm for Primal-Dual ...
This book comes close to bridging that gap, presenting a new framework for the theory of primal-dual IPMs based on the notion of the self-regularity of a function.
Jiming Peng, Cornelis Roos, Tamás Terlaky, 2009
6
Partial Regularity for Harmonic Maps and Related Problems
The book presents a collection of results pertaining to the partial regularity of solutions to various variational problems, all of which are connected to the Dirichlet energy of maps between Riemannian manifolds, and thus related to the ...
Roger Moser, 2005
7
Regularity and Substructures of Hom
This work characterizes regular homomorphisms in terms of decompositions of domain and codomain, and presents numerous other results.
Friedrich Kasch, Adolf Mader, 2009
8
Theorems on Regularity and Singularity of Energy Minimizing ...
The aim of these lecture notes is to give an essentially self-contained introduction to the basic regularity theory for energy minimizing maps, including recent developments concerning the structure of the singular set and asymptotics on ...
Leon Simon, Norbert Hungerbühler, 1996
9
Regularity Properties of Functional Equations in Several ...
"This book is intended for researchers in the fields of mathematical analysis, applied mathematics, theoretical economics, and statistics."--BOOK JACKET.
Antal Járai, 2006
10
Regularity Theory and Stochastic Flows for Parabolic \ISPDES\n
This volume considers the regularity theory of solutions to stochastic differential equations, and the existence of stochastic flows, Regularity properties are one of the main tools for the analysis of stochastic flows, and this book aims ...
Franco Flandoli, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «REGULARITY»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term regularity is used in the context of the following news items.
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John Farrell: David Ortiz At First Base Not 'A Situation Of Regularity'
BOSTON — There's no rift regarding David Ortiz's stance on playing first base for the Red Sox. While Ortiz said “hell no” earlier this week when asked whether ... «NESN.com, Jul 15»
2
WWF survey says Brazil's renewables sector needs regularity
According to the survey, Brazil needs more planning and regularity in wind and solar power contracts, as well as specific annual auctions for both sources. «SeeNews Renewables, Jul 15»
3
Liquid water found on Mars with increasing regularity
Planetary scientists from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) and the University of Utrecht have studied traces of debris flows of sand and gravel on the inner ... «German Aerospace Centre, Jun 15»
4
Tereos Syral applies for sucrose fibre and intestinal regularity claim
Tereos Syral has applied for a health claim for short-chain fructo-oligosaccharides from sucrose and 'normal intestinal regularity'. «NutraIngredients.com, Jun 15»
5
Read Lupe Fiasco's Open Letter About White Supremacy
White Regularity is congruent to all other forms of regularity i.e. Black, Brown, Etc etc." Lupe Fiasco Quits Twitter. As Vibe points out, the Chicago-based Fiasco ... «Billboard, Jun 15»
6
Te Rapa trainer David Greene strikes with great regularity
His select team has rewarded the stable with 10 wins from just 38 starters, the most wins in a season since the young trainer took out his licence nine years ago. «Stuff.co.nz, Jun 15»
7
Number of bus services on trial for arrival regularity to double
A total of 23 more bus services will be added to the Bus Service Reliability Framework trial by the end of this year, bringing the number of trial services to 45. «Channel News Asia, Jun 15»
8
Are Joe Gibbs Racing, Roush Fenway Racing both ready to win with …
Are JGR, Roush Fenway both ready to win with regularity? Jeff Hammond. FOX Sports. JUN 04, 2015 9:37a ET. +. JUN 04, 2015 9:37a ET. share 0. Tweet 0. «FOXSports.com, Jun 15»
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South Sudan: UNICEF warns women and children being victimized …
South Sudan: UNICEF warns women and children being victimized 'with frightening regularity'. Women and children have suffered devastating attacks in South ... «UN News Centre, May 15»
10
Single women buying homes with more regularity
By the time she was 25, Christa Porter owned her first home. Nine years later, Porter is preparing to sell her third house, a raised ranch in Henrietta. Porter is part ... «Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, May 15»

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