Definition of 'clock up'
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Any reform would affect only benefits clocked up for future service. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Few present staff or managers continue to clock up additional benefits in these schemes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This app has already clocked up more than 130,000 downloads since its launch three weeks ago. The Sun (2011)Apparently he had clocked up nine points and would have been banned if he'd been caught again. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Do this and you have clocked up 267 calories - before you add the wholemeal pitta. The Sun (2012)The figures are expected to show that it clocked up a profit for the first three months of the year, after tough trading in December. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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