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punch the clock

US
to put a card into a special machine to record the times you arrive at and leave work
to go to work every day: After 17 years of punching the clock, he just disappeared one morning and was never heard from again.
(Definition of punch the clock from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “punch the clock”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打卡上下班…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打卡上下班…
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