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Variant of round-the-clock.


all day and all night; constant.
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Adj.1.around-the-clock - at all timesaround-the-clock - at all times; "around-the-clock nursing care"
continuous, uninterrupted - continuing in time or space without interruption; "a continuous rearrangement of electrons in the solar atoms results in the emission of light"- James Jeans; "a continuous bout of illness lasting six months"; "lived in continuous fear"; "a continuous row of warehouses"; "a continuous line has no gaps or breaks in it"; "moving midweek holidays to the nearest Monday or Friday allows uninterrupted work weeks"


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aircraft carriers in the area around-the-clock, its Navy Commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari said on Monday.
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