Week vs Pw - What's the difference?

week | pw |


As a noun week

is any period of seven consecutive days.

week

English

Noun

(wikipedia week) (en noun)
  • Any period of seven consecutive days.
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  • A period of seven days beginning with Sunday or Monday.
  • A subdivision of the month into longer periods of work days punctuated by shorter weekend periods of days for markets, rest, or religious observation such as a sabbath.(rfex)
  • Seven days after ((sometimes) before) a specified date.
  • Derived terms

    * bush week * for weeks on end * hell week * Holy Week * weekend * weekly

    See also

    * * fortnight * month * nundinal cycle * year

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    Translingual

    Symbol

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  • The ISO 3166-1 two-letter (alpha-2) code for Palau.
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