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workday

[wurk-dey] /ˈwɜrkˌdeɪ/
noun
1.
a day on which work is done; working day.
2.
the part of a day during which one works.
3.
the length of time during a day on which one works:
a seven-hour workday.
adjective
4.
Origin of workday
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50; late Middle English werkday, Old English weorcdæg. See work, day
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workday

/ˈwɜːkˌdeɪ/
noun
1.
the usual US term for working day
adjective
2.
another word for workaday

working day

noun
1.
a day on which work is done, esp for an agreed or stipulated number of hours in return for a salary or wage
2.
the part of the day allocated to work: a seven-hour working day
3.
(often pl) (commerce) any day of the week except Sunday, public holidays, and, in some cases, Saturday
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