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English definition of “business day”

business day

noun [C]     COMMERCE, WORKPLACE
the hours when a business is open: Our business day is from 8 to 4:30.
a day on which businesses, banks, and stock exchanges are open: If the package is not picked up after five business days, it will be returned to the sender.
(Definition of business day noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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