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  • n. Mean solar time reckoned from midnight by adding twelve hours.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. time as reckoned for the purposes of common life in distinct periods, as years, months, days, hours, etc., the latter, among most modern nations, being divided into two series of twelve each, and reckoned, the first series from midnight to noon, the second, from noon to midnight.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom


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