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  • n. The Newtonian concept of an unchanging and unchangeable reference system of time (and spatial) coordinates that is the same for all observers

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. time irrespective of local standards or epochs; as, all spectators see a lunar eclipse at the same instant of absolute time.

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