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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Occurring, appearing, or coming due every month: a monthly meeting; monthly rent payments.
  • adj. Continuing or lasting for a month.
  • adv. Once a month; every month.
  • n. A periodical publication appearing once each month.
  • n. Informal The menses.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Occurring every month.
  • adv. Occurring every month.
  • n. A magazine that is published once a month
  • n. the menstrual period

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Continued a month, or a performed in a month.
  • adj. Done, happening, payable, published, etc., once a month, or every month
  • n. A publication which appears regularly once a month.
  • adv. Once a month; in every month.
  • adv. As if under the influence of the moon; in the manner of a lunatic.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Continued for a month, or performed in a month: as, the monthly revolution of the moon.
  • Done or happening once a month or every month: as, a monthly meeting; a monthly visit.
  • Lasting a month.
  • n. A magazine or other literary periodical published once a month.
  • n. plural Menses.
  • Once a month; in every month: as, the moon changes monthly.
  • As if under the influence of the moon; in the manner of a lunatic.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a periodical that is published every month (or 12 issues per year)
  • adj. of or occurring or payable every month
  • adv. occurring once a month

Etymologies

month +‎ -ly (Wiktionary)

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