Definition of “standard time” - English Dictionary

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“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 standard time.

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

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