Definition of “response time” - English Dictionary

“response time” in Business English

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response timenoun [ C ]

uk us

a measure of the time it takes to react to something:

The emergency service response time has improved in the past three months.

IT a measure of the time it takes a computer to react to a request to do something:

Response time has rapidly decreased with the new software.

(Definition of “response time” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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