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standard time

noun [U]  /ˈstæn·dərd ˌtɑɪm/ us  
the time that is officially used in a region in the fall, winter, and spring
Translations of “standard time”
in Chinese (Traditional) 標準時間…
in Chinese (Simplified) 标准时间…
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