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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Of or referring to 5 consecutive 24 hour periods.

Usage examples (29)
  • Hence, if Rae uses the word “vacation,” she is often referring to her five-day absence during winter almost two years ago.
  • Later this month she will make a five-day swing through Latin America.
  • In one recent five-day period, the city saw an astonishing 16 homicides.
  • Former President Corazon Aquino's five-day wake was held here in August 2009. for more
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