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    Default 'on the clock'?

    "She is always doing her peronal business on the clock."

    What does the phrase mean? Thanks in advance.

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    Default Re: 'on the clock'?

    At work. On work time.

    Some workplaces have special clocks called punch clocks or time clocks (redundant, I know) that record a person's time on the job.

    http://growabrain.typepad.com/photos...ch_clock_1.jpg

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