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Greenwich Mean Timenoun [U]

uk   /ˌɡren.ɪtʃ ˈmiːn taɪm/  us   /ˌɡren.ɪtʃ ˈmiːn taɪm/ (abbreviation GMT)
the time at Greenwich, Greater London, that world time zones are based on
(Definition of Greenwich Mean Time from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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Greenwich Mean Timenoun [U]

uk   us   MEASURES
→  GMT
(Definition of Greenwich Mean Time from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “Greenwich Mean Time”
in Spanish hora del meridiano de Greenwich…
in Vietnamese giờ chuẩn…
in Malaysian Waktu Min Greenwich…
in Thai เวลามาตรฐานกรีนิช…
in Chinese (Simplified) 格林尼治(平均)时,世界时…
in Indonesian GMT…
in Chinese (Traditional) 格林威治(平均)時,世界時…
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