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time

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noun \ˈtīm\

Medical Definition of time

  1. 1a:  the measured or measurable period during which an action, process, or condition exists or continues—see bleeding time, coagulation time, prothrombin time, reaction timeb:  a continuum which lacks spatial dimensions and in which events succeed one another from past through present to future

  2. 2:  the point or period when something occurs

  3. 3:  a moment, hour, day, or year as indicated by a clock or calendar <what time is it>





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