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time signalnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us  
a ​signal that is ​broadcast on the ​radio at an ​exacttime, for ​example one o'clock, to show ​accurately what the ​time is
(Definition of time signal from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “time signal”
in Chinese (Simplified) (收音机发出的)报时信号…
in Chinese (Traditional) (收音機發出的)報時信號…
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