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monthly

1 adjective
     
month‧ly1 S3 [only before noun]
1 happening once a month:
The mortgage is payable in monthly instalments.
a monthly publication
2 used to talk about the total amount of something that is received, paid, measured, or calculated in a month:
a monthly salary of $850
a monthly rainfall of four inches
3 a monthly ticket, pass etc can be used for a period of one month
monthly adverb:
They meet monthly to discuss progress.

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