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clockwork

noun [U]  /ˈklɑkˌwɜrk/ us  
machinery with springs and wheels that makes older types of clocks, toys, and other devices worklike clockwork Something that is like clockwork runs easily, automatically, and always in the same way: The Cardinals have been winning like clockwork for most of the season.
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