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English definition of “banker's hours”

banker's hours

noun [plural]    
informal a work day that is shorter than that of most businesses , typically between 10 am and 3 pm on Monday through Friday , the hours when banks used to be open : His business is doing so well he can just keep banker's hours . → See also business hours
(Definition of banker's hours noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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