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hourly

adjective uk   /ˈaʊə.li/  us   /ˈaʊr-/
B2 done or happening every hour: There's an hourly bus service into town. Take two tablets at hourly intervals.hourly fee, rate, etc. B2 the amount that is charged or earned every hour
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adverb uk   /ˈaʊə.li/  us   /ˈaʊr-/
C1 once every hour: Trains call here hourly.
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