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Biweekly means either occurring every two weeks, or occurring twice every week.[1][2] This causes ambiguity when the term is used. As a result, in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, the term fortnightly is more commonly used for an event that occurs every two weeks.

In the US, a biweekly publication is issued every two weeks and a bimonthly publication is issued every two months.

References and Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "biweekly". Online dictionary. Merriam-Webster. Retrieved 19 February 2008.
  2. ^ Straus, Jane (2008-07-29). "Bi vs. Semi (weekly, monthly)". Grammar Book. Retrieved 2016-01-29.