time limit

noun

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: an amount of time in which something must be done or completed My boss gave me a three-hour time limit to finish the job.

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“Time limit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/time%20limit. Accessed 12 May. 2021.

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