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English definition of “time”

time

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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