rest day


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Noun1.rest day - a day set aside for restrest day - a day set aside for rest    
day of the week - any one of the seven days in a week
Dominicus, Lord's Day, Sunday, Sun - first day of the week; observed as a day of rest and worship by most Christians
Sabbath - a day of rest and worship: Sunday for most Christians; Saturday for the Jews and a few Christians; Friday for Muslims
work day, workday, working day - a day on which work is done
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rest day

ngiorno di riposo
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Fabio Aru began the day in second, 2mins 35secs behind Contador after Monday's rest day, but finished the stage 2:51 behind his Astana team-mate Landa to slip to 4:52 adrift overall.
Contador, riding with a dislocated shoulder after a crash on stage six, will go into today's rest day with a slim lead, while Astana have three riders in the top five of the standings.
After a rest day on Thursday (today) both finals will be played on January 30 (Friday), says a release of Pakistan Hockey Federation issued here.
Netball Netball Four matches but Scotland have Four matches but Scotland have a rest day.
On paper it looked fairly simple, a cycle of three days of gradually increasing amounts of her chosen exercises followed by a rest day until the end of June.
5 km) Rest Day 1, July 15 Stage 12, July 17: Bourg-en-Bresse-Saint-Etienne (185.
A[cedilla] For work done during a regular holiday that also falls on a rest day, a worker shall be paid an additional 30 percent of his daily rate of 200 percent.
Sunday is our rest day, so we have got a few more days to get back at it and see what we can figure out.
Thursday will be another rest day, while Friday will mark the championship's concluding day of play.
CYCLING: Chris Froome was unable to savour his historic victory atop Mont Ventoux as he continued to face questions about doping during yesterday's rest day at the 100th Tour de France.
the patience of Froome and Team Sky began to run out during yesterday's rest day.
Tour de France leader Froome enjoyed a rest day tootle along the seafront, with couples on tandems and tourists on Boris bikes in futile pursuit, after his Team Sky train was almost derailed in the Pyrenees.