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Comparison of the 12-hour and 24-hour clocks

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  1. The two main systems are the 24-hour clock or the 12-hour clock notation

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. Different stylistic conventions and habits exist around the world in order to express time in written and spoken language

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  3. When used correctly there is no ambiguity between times in the morning or evening in either system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  4. however, ambiguity still exists when the clock being used is unstated and, with the 12-hour notation, for noon and midnight(s)

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  5. Conventions for expressing time can also differ substantially for written communication and spoken language

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