Business Dictionary :
Day : noun : period of 24 hours
• There are thirty days in June.
• The first day of the month is a public holiday.
= day when accounts have to be settled
• Three clear days = three whole working days
• To give ten clear days' notice
• Allow four clear days for the cheque to be paid into the bank
: Period of work from morning to night
To work an eight-hour day
• She took two days off = she did not come to work for two days.
• He works three days on, two days off = he works for three days, then has two days' holiday.
= to spend eight hours at work each day
= shift which works during the daylight hours such as from 8 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
• There are 150 men on the day shift.
• He works the day shift.
= arrangement where a company allows a worker to go to college to study for one or two days each week
• The junior sales manager is attending a day release course.
: book with an account of sales and purchases made each day
: ordinary or which goes on all the time
• He organizes the day-to-day running of the company.
• Sales only just cover the day-to-day expenses.
: person who works the day shift
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