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The expression nearly always is "24/7" (sometimes emphasized with "365"). I suppose it's because of the increasing units it describes (hours, days in week, days in year). The second option looks like "July 24th" to me.
From: techwr-l-bounces+mike -dot- mccallister=pkware -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com [mailto:techwr-l-bounces+mike -dot- mccallister=pkware -dot- com -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com] On Behalf Of B.J. Smith
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Subject: 24/7 or 7/24?
If you have to choose between using "24/7" or "7/24" in a sentence, which way do you go?
Any particular reason for your choice?
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