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lost timenoun [U]

uk   us   (also lost days)
WORKPLACE the ​totalnumber of ​workinghours or days that are ​lost because of ​injury, ​brokenmachinery, strikes, or other problems: Spam ​costEuropeaneconomies €2billion last ​year in ​losttimedealing with ​junke-mail and the ​viruses it can ​transmit.
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