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noun [C]     /ˈʃed.juːl/ US  /ˈsked-/
B2 a list of planned activities or things to be done showing the times or dates when they are intended to happen or be done: a production schedule a hectic/tight (= very busy) schedule Everything went according to schedule (= as had been planned).Schedules and agendasLists and catalogues B1 US (UK timetable) a list of the times when events are planned to happen, especially the times when buses, trains, and planes leave and arriveSchedules and agendasLists and cataloguesTravelling formal an official list of things: a schedule of business expensesLists and cataloguesSchedules and agendas ahead of schedule B2 early: We expect the building work to be completed ahead of schedule.Early on schedule B2 not early or lateAt the right time fall behind schedule to do less work than you planned to do by a particular point in timeLate
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