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English definition of “timetable”

timetable

noun [C]     /ˈtaɪmˌteɪbl/
a plan of the dates when something should happen or when the different parts of a process or activity should be completed : a timetable for (doing) sth What is the timetable for completing the merger ? There is no timetable as yet for installation of all the facilities at the new science center .set/give/announce a timetable Aid organizations are accusing G8 countries of failing to set a clear timetable for increasing aid .a timetable to do sth Ernst & Young has set a six-month timetable to make a decision . a specific / strict / detailed timetable → See also schedule noun
(US also schedule) TRANSPORT a list of the times when buses , trains , or planes leave and arrive : a bus / train / railway timetable
(Definition of timetable noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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