Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

time–sharing

play
noun time–shar·ing \ˈtīm-ˌsher-iŋ\

Definition of time–sharing

  1. 1 :  simultaneous use of a central computer by many users at remote locations

  2. 2 or time–share play \-ˌsher\ :  joint ownership or rental of a vacation lodging (as a condominium) by several persons with each occupying the premises in turn for short periods

time–share

transitive verb


1953

First Known Use of time–sharing

1953


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up time–sharing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

at a gallop

Get Word of the Day daily email!