from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- abbr. Pacific Standard Time
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- n. Initialism of Pacific Standard Time.
- n. (Canada) Initialism of Provincial Sales Tax.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. standard time in the 8th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 120th meridian west; used in far western states of the United States
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Bluntly stated, the HST, like the GST and the PST, is an abomination.
If a vendor issues a coupon for $x off a product, or offers the product free of charge (i.e. reimbursing the retailer), then the retailer is obligated to collect the PST from the customer on the full, retail price.
At the same time PST is coming to an end with only 4 weeks and 12 language classes left.
Oh yeah, about what times is Scrooloose and Keroich on WoW in PST era?
PST is because they call maples collectables rather than bullion (bastards!)
I live in PST so I’ll be watching since my class was cancelled tomorrow.
First up at 11: 30 PST is that Jeff Hawkins should be introducing his all singing, all dancing new product that will hopefully reverse Palm’s current fortunes.
You can get by just using the language you learned in PST (that’s why they call it Survival Chinese).
At 6.30 pm PST, which is 11.30 am Melbourne time, and something appalling for people in Western Europe.
Also, the Feb 1 contest I promoed will go live at 1pm PST, which is less than an hour from the time of this post!