Meaning of “daylight saving time” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “daylight saving time” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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daylight saving timenoun [ U ]

us /ˈdeɪˌlɑɪt ˈseɪ·vɪŋ ˌtɑɪm/

the time set usually one hour later in summer so that there is a longer period of light in the evening

(Definition of “daylight saving time” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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daylight saving timenoun [ U ]

uk us abbreviation DST

the time used in summer in some countries, usually with clocks set one hour ahead of standard time in order to give more light in the evening

(Definition of “daylight saving time” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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