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"standard time" in British English

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standard timenoun [U]

uk   us  
In a ​country or a ​part of a ​country, ​standardtime is the ​time that is ​officially used.
(Definition of standard time from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"standard time" in American English

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standard timenoun [U]

 us   /ˈstæn·dərd ˌtɑɪm/
the time that is ​officially used in a ​region in the ​fall, ​winter, and ​spring
(Definition of standard time from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"standard time" in Business English

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standard timenoun [U]

uk   us  
MEASURES the ​time that is ​officially used in a country or an ​area of a country: In the ​fall, ​staff get ​paid an hour ​overtime during the ​return to ​standardtime.
(Definition of standard time from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “standard time”
in Chinese (Simplified) 标准时间…
in Chinese (Traditional) 標準時間…
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