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English definition of “punctual”

punctual

adjective    /ˈpʌŋk·tʃu·əl/
arriving , doing something, or happening at the expected or correct time ; not late: Please try to be punctual, so we can start the meeting on time . punctuality    /ˌpʌŋk·tʃuˈæl·ɪ·t̬i/ noun [U] He’s obsessive about punctuality. punctually    /ˈpʌŋk·tʃu·ə·li/ adverb We arrived punctually at 8.
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