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uptime is 24 hours a day 7 days a week 3.428571429
(astronomy) the equatorial coordinate specifying the angle, measured eastward along the celestial equator, from the vernal equinox to the intersection of the hour circle that passes through an object in the sky; usually expressed in hours and minutes and celestial longitude , RA , right ascension
enlisted man who handles his unit's administrative matters after hours charge of quarters
rhythmic activity cycle of 24 hours for many organisms circadian rhythm
face of a clock showing hours and minutes of the day clock dial , clock face
bacterial toxin produced by clostridium perfringens; causes intense abdominal cramps and diarrhea that begins 8-22 hours after consumption of foods containing large numbers of these bacteria Clostridium perfringens epsilon toxin , epsilon toxin
last of the seven canonical hours just before retiring complin , compline
store selling a limited variety of food and pharmaceutical items; open long hours for the convenience of customers convenience store
recognition by a college or university that a course of studies has been successfully completed; typically measured in semester hours course credit , credit
clock that announces the hours with a sound like the call of the cuckoo cuckoo clock
process of adjusting the eyes to low levels of illumination; cones adapt first; rods continue to adapt for up to four hours dark adaptation
twenty-four hours day
recurring hours when you are not sleeping (especially those when you are working) day
last few hours before death deathbed
allergic reaction that becomes apparent only hours after contact delayed allergy , type IV allergic reaction
face of a timepiece; graduated to show the hours dial
riding for long hours over long distances endurance riding
sixth of the seven canonical hours of the divine office; early evening; now often made a public service on Sundays evensong , vespers
viral disease of infants and young children; characterized by abrupt high fever and mild sore throat; a few days later there is a faint pinkish rash that lasts for a few hours to a few days exanthema subitum , pseudorubella , roseola infantilis , roseola infantum
dreamlike state of altered consciousness that may last for hours or days fugue
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