Greenwich Time


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Green·wich Mean Time

or Green·wich time  (grĕn′ĭch, grĭn′ĭj)

Green′wich Time`


n.
the time as measured on the prime meridian running through Greenwich, England: used in England and as a standard of calculation elsewhere. Also called Green′wich Mean′ Time`.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Greenwich Time - the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, EnglandGreenwich Time - the local time at the 0 meridian passing through Greenwich, England; it is the same everywhere
time - the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past
coordinated universal time, UTC - Greenwich Mean Time updated with leap seconds
Translations

Greenwich (Mean) Time

nwesteuropäische Zeit, Greenwicher Zeit f
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At nine o'clock every night, Greenwich time," said Wemmick, "the gun fires.
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15 Greenwich time, visible in Teneriffe--/South Africa/, &c.
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Hull city council are seeking specialist suppliers that are able to design and manufacture and then install the precision equipment, mast and time ball required to operate and re-commission the hull guildhall greenwich time ball.
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Compiled by the Connecticut Post, Greenwich Time, The News-Times and The Advocate, the list ranks Southwestern Connecticut's top employers, based on size, from small to mid-sized and larger.
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To date, over 9,000 votes have been cast, with nominees making headlines across the country from the Nottingham Postto the Royal Greenwich Time magazine.

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