Working-day


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Work´ing-day


a.1.Pertaining to, or characteristic of, working days, or workdays; everyday; hence, plodding; hard-working.
O, how full of briers in this working-day world.
- Shak.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
References in classic literature ?
I was quite as dejected on the first working-day of my apprenticeship as in that after-time; but I am glad to know that I never breathed a murmur to Joe while my indentures lasted.
The working-day faces come nearer to the truth, and let it out more plainly.
Statistics Finland has revised downwards the figures for August 2011 and the working-day adjusted annual growth of output is now calculated at 3.2%, versus the previous estimate for 3.5%.
Services rose by 2%, according to the working-day adjusted series.
Statistics Finland has revised downwards the figures for July 2011 and the working-day adjusted annual growth is now calculated at 3.7%, versus the previous estimate for 4.9%.
According to revised data, working-day adjusted output grew by 4.8% year-on-year in May.
Revised data showed that working-day adjusted output rose by 3% in April.
According to the working-day adjusted series, primary production in December 2010 is estimated to have grown by 19% on the year.
In November 2010, according to the working-day adjusted series, primary production is estimated to have grown by 13% on the year.
In October 2010, according to the working-day adjusted series, primary production is estimated to have grown by 13% year-on-year.
The biggest growth was recorded in working-day adjusted output in the forest industry, at 23%.
The biggest growth was recorded in working-day adjusted output in electricity, gas, steam and air conditioning supply, at 11.6%.