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"one-time" in British English

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"one-time" in American English

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one-timeadjective [not gradable]

 /ˈwʌnˌtɑɪm/
only once: The gym charges a separate, one-time fee to join.
at some time in the past, but no longer: The one-time Olympic track star is now a coach.
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"one-time" in Business English

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one-timeadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈwʌntaɪm/
happening only once: We will take a one-time charge against earnings this quarter.
used for describing what someone or something was in the past: The one-time PM refused to comment on the new policy.
(Definition of one-time from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “one-time”
in Turkish geçmiş, eski…
in Russian бывший, прошлый…
in Polish były, dawny…
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