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time

verb [T]
 
 
/taɪm/
DECIDE A TIME to decide that something will happen at a particular time: They timed the release of the new album so it came out just before Christmas. Her comment was well timed.Planning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
MEASURE B2 to measure how long it takes for something to happen or for someone to do something: It's a good idea to time yourself while you do the exercises. →  See also two-time Weighing and measuring
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