Definition of standard time in English:

standard time

Syllabification: stand·ard time

noun

  • A uniform time for places in approximately the same longitude, established in a country or region by law or custom.
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    • The world would be divided into 24 equal zones of standard time, each spanning 15 degrees of longitude.
    • On Monday, October 27, 2003 at 3: 30 p.m. eastern standard time I came up with a great Halloween costume idea all by myself.
    • In Great Falls, Montana, the occultation begins at 6: 16 A.M. mountain standard time and ends an hour later.

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