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English definition of “British Summer Time”

British Summer Time

noun [U]     (abbreviation BST)
the time used in the UK from late March to late October, that is one hour ahead of Greenwich Mean TimeSpecific periods of time
(Definition of British Summer Time noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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