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WEEK. Seven days of time.
     2. The week commences immediately after twelve o'clock, on the night between Saturday and Sunday, and ends at twelve o'clock, seven days of twenty-four hours each thereafter.
     3. The first day of the week is called Sunday; (q.v.) the second, Monday; the third, Tuesday; the, fourth, Wednesday; the fifth, Thursday; the sixth, Friday; and the seventh, Saturday. Vide 4 Pet. S. C. Rep. 361.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The certificate said that the 49-year-old legislator was "presently complaining of cough and colds associated with generalized body malaise for one week duration on top of recurrent migraine headaches."
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During the ten week duration of the intervention, the teachers-in-training working in the public schools reported their progress and results to the instructor and fellow students in their university class.