round the clock


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Adv.1.round the clock - without stoppinground the clock - without stopping; "she worked around the clock"
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ve dne v noci
døgnet rundt
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allan sólarhringinn
vo dne-v noci
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clock

(klok) noun
1. an instrument for measuring time, but not worn on the wrist like a watch. We have five clocks in our house; an alarm clock (= a clock with a ringing device for waking one up in the morning).
2. an instrument for measuring speed of a vehicle or distance travelled by a vehicle. My car has 120,000 miles on the clock.
verb
to register (a time) on a stopwatch etc.
ˈclockwise adverb
in the direction of the movement of the hands of a clock. The children moved clockwise round the room, then anticlockwise.
ˈclockwork noun
machinery similar to that of a clock. a toy which works by clockwork.
clock in/out/on/off
to register or record time of arriving at or leaving work.
clock up
to reach a total of. I've clocked up eight thousand miles this year in my car.
like clockwork
very smoothly and without faults. Everything went like clockwork.
round the clock
the whole day and the whole night. to work round the clock.
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References in classic literature ?
Tulkinghorn; and the complete equipage whirls though the law-stationery business at wild speed all round the clock. Even in the little front kitchen where the family meals are taken, it rattles away at a smoking pace from the dinner-table, when Mr.
QIIB said in a statement that its customers can conduct various banking operations smoothly and round the clock through these alternate channels.
HYDERABAD: The Commissioner Hyderabad Abdul Waheed Shaikh has claimed that management of Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) has restored power supply in many feeders while round the clock efforts were being made for disposal of accumulated rainwater from areas submerged as a result of heavy monsoon downpour.
HYDERABAD -- The Commissioner Hyderabad Abdul Waheed Shaikh has claimed that management of Hyderabad Electric Supply Company (HESCO) has restored power supply in many feeders while round the clock efforts were being made for disposal of accumulated rainwater from areas submerged as a result of heavy monsoon downpour.
PESHAWAR -- The business community of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has highly hailed decision regarding opening of Torkhem border round the clock (24/7), terming it historic step in boosting trade in the region.
The seafarers could in case of emergency round the clock call 17700000 or the hotline 994.
Summary: Services available round the clock in Dubai
ISLAMABAD -- The PM's finance adviser has advised all stakeholders to work round the clock to bring about notable progress on the FATF Action Plan.
I S L A M A B A D -- Government of Pakistan on Monday decided to continue 'round the clock 'trade activities between Pakistan and Afghanistan through Torkham border.
It had also established a control room for round the clock emergency services.
Summary: The service is available round the clock for free.