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punctual
/ˈpʌŋ(k)tʃʊ(ə)l/
adjective
adjective: punctual
  1. 1.
    happening or doing something at the agreed or proper time.
    "he's the sort of man who's always punctual"
  2. 2.
    Grammar
    denoting or relating to an action that takes place at a particular point in time.
    Similar:
    on time
    prompt
    to/on schedule
    in good time
    in time
    when expected
    timely
    well timed
    on the dot
    bang/spot on time
    Opposite:
    late
    early
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