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adjective     punctual pronunciation in American English
/ˈpʌŋktʃuəl/
  1. arriving or happening at the time agreed on

    Mrs. Marsh liked her guests to be punctual.

    We expect punctual payment of all bills.

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punctuality

     punctuality pronunciation in American English
/ˌpʌŋktʃuˈæləti/ noun [uncountable]

This student’s attendance and punctuality have not been good.

punctually

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Ms. Adams arrived punctually.

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