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clock out

( UK also clock off, US also punch out) phrasal verb with clock
 
 
/klɒk/ verb [I]
WORKPLACE to leave work, especially by recording the time you leave on a special machine: I'm not going to clock out at 5 if I have a customer who needs some help.
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