twenty-four-hour

twenty-four-hour

adj
lasting for twenty-four hours: a twenty-four hour strike.
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Providing commentary on a variety of extinct creatures, Nevermore is organized as a twenty-four-hour vigil.
Subtract the single sublime twenty-four-hour period of time that was November 7th from the other 8,736 hours we slogged through, and you got yourself a pretty grisly swamp of an annum.
In both instances, our local police department went above and beyond, supplying two officers on twenty-four-hour duty to help.
Several pages of introduction offer a brief history and set the rules inherent in this twenty-four hour format--the entire work is to be created in a nonstop twenty-four-hour creative binge.
Twenty-four-hour pub licensing is just another way for the Government to try and maintain the revenue generated in alcohol, which will be lost when the smoking ban is implemented.
shot, and are screened, concurrently) is a twenty-four-hour record of
Twenty-four-hour dual-probe pH testing revealed severe proximal and distal acid exposure (figure, B), which was probably the cause of the patient's heartburn and cough.
This is a city of five boroughs, with excellent twenty-four-hour transportation.
Twenty-four-hour pop station MTV and sister channel VH1 are branching out from music videos and rock documentaries with a package of trendy soaps, film premieres, and rock music comedy shows.
We are sixteen hours into my father's death, I am lying on his side of the bed, the side With the radio set to the twenty-four-hour News station, that poured streams of words, Uncensored into his defenseless head
Leslie speculates that the more tangible causes of Dickson's death were, first, anxiety over the folly of her married younger son, who had attempted to kidnap his fourteen-year-old stepsister, with whom he had fallen insanely in love; second, aggravation caused by a twenty-four-hour delay in the passage of her and Toomer's Pullman car in Columbia, South Carolina; and, third, the worsening racial climate of the time.
Twenty-four-hour air conditioning and heating are crucial due to heavy overtime hours by law firms.