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time

Definition of time:

part of speech: verb

To adapt to the occasion; to do at the proper time or season; to regulate as to time.

part of speech: noun

A particular portion of duration, past, present, or future; any space or measure of duration, as an hour, a day, a month; period; interval; life or duration; repeated performance; season; completion of the time, as of pregnancy; state of things at a particular period, as good times; in gram., tense; in music, measure of duration of sounds indicated by certain marks; the number of notes, & c., in a bar, indicated by certain figures at the beginning of a piece; the absolute velocity with which music is palyed, as quaick time, slow time- the rate or quality of the time being always indicated by Italian words; the present state of things; repectition or addition of one more.

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