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business day

noun

  • (American English) working day
    Example sentences
    • Directors, officers and 10-percent owners must report designated transactions by the end of the second business day following the day on which the transaction was executed.
    • The costume has versions for men and women, and is worn by many Antiguans and Barbudans on Heritage Day, the last business day before Independence Day, November 1.
    • Reports of transactions under $100,000 and some categories of transactions would be due by the close of business on the second business day of the following week.

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    onces

    In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.