Meaning of TIME in English

TIME

n.

Function: adjective

Date: circa 1711

1 a : of or relating to time b : recording time

2 : timed to ignite or explode at a specific moment <a time charge>

3 a : payable on a specified future day or a certain length of time after presentation for acceptance <a time draft> < time deposits> b : based on installment payments <a time sale>

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