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noun [C] (HISTORICAL PERIOD)   /tɑɪm/ (also times)
a period in history : Indians since ancient times have ground their corn by hand . before your time Something or someone before your time happened or existed before you were born or were old enough to remember : The Beatles were way before my time.
(Definition of time noun (HISTORICAL PERIOD) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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