Eastern Standard Time Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Eastern Standard Timenoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​time on the ​easterncoast of the US and Canada
(Definition of Eastern Standard Time from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Eastern Standard Time" in Business English

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Eastern Standard Timenoun [U]

uk   us   (also Eastern Time, abbreviation EST)
the ​time on the eastern ​coast of the United ​States and Canada: For all ​major US ​stockmarkets, after-hours ​trading is 16:00 - 18:30 Eastern Standard Time.
(Definition of Eastern Standard Time from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Eastern Standard Time”
in Chinese (Simplified) (美国、加拿大的)东部时间…
in Chinese (Traditional) (美國、加拿大的)東部時間…
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