How do you say every two hours?

“bi-hourly”, like “bi-monthly” likely already from the 1800s and perhaps even before, can nowadays mean both “every two hours” and “twice per hour”!

What is hourly interval?

1 of, occurring, or done every hour. 2 done in or measured by the hour.

What is quarter hourly?

Definition of quarter hour 1 : fifteen minutes. 2 : any of the quarter points of an hour.

How do you use hourly in a sentence?

They have little prospect of finding new jobs with the same hourly pay.

  1. They made hourly patrol of the area.
  2. Buses run at hourly intervals.
  3. He flipped on the radio to get the hourly news broadcast.
  4. Our charges are calculated by reference to an hourly rate.
  5. Trains leave at hourly intervals.

Is hourly an adverb?

hourly adjective, adverb (EVERY) happening every hour: There is an hourly bus service.

What does po mean in nursing?

By mouth
Nursing Abbreviations and Acronyms

Abbreviations & Acronyms Meaning
PN or P.N. Pneumonia
po By mouth
post or p after
postop or post op Postoperative

What does PO medication mean?

Medical Abbreviations on Your Prescription “PO” means the medication is taken by mouth “bid” or twice a day. The ‘x’ indicates this prescription is taken for a period of 5 days. Some people think that Rx means prescription.

What does 2 hourly mean?

every two hours
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Is it a hourly or an hourly?

You use ‘an’ before words that begin with the five vowels – a, e, i, o, u. However, the way you pronounce it and not the spelling, shows you which one you must use. Examples: You should say, ‘an hour’ (because hour begins with a vowel sound) and ‘a history’ (because history begins with a consonant sound).

What does semiweekly mean?

Semiweekly can also be used as a noun referring to a publication that’s published twice per week (as opposed to a weekly or daily, for example).

What is the meaning of semimonthly?

semimonthly. adjective. Definition of semimonthly (Entry 2 of 3) : occurring twice a month.

What does the suffix ly mean in semiweekly?

The suffix -ly, which usually forms adverbs, is used in semiweekly to mean “every.” It’s used in the same way in several other units of time, including hourly, daily, monthly, and yearly. The prefix semi- means “half” and is used similarly in the word semiannual, meaning “twice a year” or “lasting half of the year.”