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Pīnyīn
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day and night / period of 24 hours / continuously, without stop
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daytime
daytime
the winter days are short and the nights long (idiom)
circadian rhythm
day and night / round-the-clock
nocturnal / to hide by day and come out at night
to make day as night (idiom, from Book of Songs); fig. to prolong one's pleasure regardless of the hour
the equinox
day and night (to toil, to abandon oneself to pleasure etc)
lit. to make night as day (idiom); fig. to burn the midnight oil / work especially hard
as bright as daylight (idiom)
to travel at night and lie low by day (idiom)
Zai Yu sleeps by day (idiom); refers to story in Analects of Confucius remonstrating bitterly with his student for sleeping during lectures


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