corrected time

noun

: a boat's elapsed time less its time allowance in yacht racing

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1891, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of corrected time was circa 1891

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“Corrected time.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corrected%20time. Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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