Central Standard Time


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Central Standard Time

n. Abbr. CST
Standard time in the sixth time zone west of Greenwich, England, reckoned at 90° W and used in the central United States. Also called Central Time.

Central Standard Time

n
1. (Units) one of the standard times used in North America, based on the local time of the 90° meridian, six hours behind Greenwich Mean Time
2. (Physical Geography) one of the standard times used in Australia
Abbreviation: CST
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Noun1.Central Standard Time - standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian; used in the central United States
civil time, local time, standard time - the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom
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Central Standard Time to discuss financial results for its third fiscal quarter.
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