Share this entry

Share this page

time-sharing

Syllabification: time-shar·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈtīmˌSHeriNG/

Definition of time-sharing in English:

noun

1The operation of a computer system by several users for different operations at the same time.
Example sentences
  • It's a modern version of computer time-sharing.
  • It is available with up to six fiber outputs for energy and time-sharing with a pulsed-on-demand operation.
2The use of a property as a vacation home at specified times by several joint owners.
Example sentences
  • Anyone considering fractional ownership should visit the web sites devoted to time-sharing.
  • My encounter offers a lesson about other high-pressure sales such as time-sharing, multi-level marketing and some life insurance and bank products.

Definition of time-sharing in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?