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time–saving

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adjective time–sav·ing \ˈtīm-ˌsā-viŋ\

Simple Definition of time–saving

  • : making it possible to do something quickly : causing something to happen or end faster

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of time–saving

  1. :  intended or serving to expedite something <time–saving kitchen appliances>

time–saver play \-ˌsā-vər\ noun

1828

First Known Use of time–saving

1828


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