Meaning of “injury time” in the English Dictionary

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"injury time" in British English

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injury timenoun [ U ]

uk /ˈɪn.dʒər.i ˌtaɪm/ us /ˈɪn.dʒɚ.i ˌtaɪm/ UK

a period of time added to the end of a sports game because play was stopped during the game to take care of players who were hurt

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