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off-peak

(ôf′pēk′, ŏf′-)
adj.
Not in the period of most frequent or heaviest use: travelers who take advantage of off-peak fares.
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off-peak

adj
of or relating to services as used outside periods of intensive use or electricity supplied at cheaper rates during the night
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off′-peak′



adj.
of, pertaining to, or during a period of less than maximum frequency, demand, intensity, or use.
[1915–20]
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Translations

off-peak

[ɒfˈpiːk]
A. ADJ (gen) → fuera de las horas punta (Sp), fuera de las horas pico (LAm); [tickets] → de menor demanda; [holiday] → de temporada baja; [times] → de tarifa reducida, valle inv; [rate] → reducido, valle inv
B. ADV (gen) → fuera de las horas punta, en horario de tarifa reducida; [travel, have holiday] → en temporada baja; [telephone, consume electricity] → en horas de menor consumo, en horario de tarifa reducida
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

off-peak

[ˈɒfˈpiːk] adj (time) → non di punta; (ticket, heating) → a tariffa ridotta; (tariff) → ridotto/a
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

off-peak

فِي غَيرِ وَقْتِ الْذُرُوَّةِ mimo špičku når der ikke er spidsbelastning außerhalb der Hauptverkehrszeiten εκτός αιχμής fuera de la hora pico, fuera de la hora punta sesonkiajan ulkopuolella aux heures creuses izvansezonski fuori ore di punta ピーク時でなく 한산한 때에 buiten de spits lav- poza godzinami szczytu menos movimentado внесезонный låg- ซึ่งมีราคาถูกและไม่ใช่ช่วงที่นิยม iş saatleri dışında ngoài giờ cao điểm 在非高峰期
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in periodicals archive ?
For example, passengers currently travelling between London and Edinburgh buying a ticket at the station pay GBP146.40 for a Super Off-Peak Single ticket or GBP147.40 for a Super Off-Peak Return ticket.
Passengers travelling between London and Edinburgh currently pay PS146.40 for a Super Off-Peak Single ticket, if they buy it at a station, or PS147.40 for a Super Off-Peak Return ticket.
At the moment, a Super Off-Peak one-way ticket between Newcastle and London costs PS140.70 - only a pound less than the return.
| Piccadilly Gardens - Deansgate-Castlefield: NOW: Single PS1.20 Peak Return PS1.80 Off-peak return: PS1.60 ZONAL: Single PS1.40 Anytime Travelcard PS2.60 1-Day Off-peak Travelcard: PS1.80 | St Peter's Square - Victoria: NOW: Single PS1.20 Peak Return PS1.80 Off-peak return: PS1.60 ZONAL: Single PS1.40 Anytime Travelcard PS2.60 1-Day Off-peak Travelcard: PS1.80 Football fans heading to the Etihad from town - and many of those travelling between zones one and two - will also pay more.
Virgin said its decision was made to ease overcrowding on Friday evening off-peak trains to destinations such as Birmingham, Manchester and Liverpool.
CITIZENS Advice are calling on energy regulators and suppliers to spell out how consumers can get the best value from "time-of-use" tariffs - otherwise known as "off-peak".
So far, only 1,000 manufacturers and large businesses have been enjoying the night-time discounted tariffs that are billed at half the market rates.They are applicable from 10 pm to 6 am, an off-peak window during which electricity consumption is low.
The NH Electric Co-op has begun offering discounted rates to members who charge their electric vehicles during off-peak hours.
The Republic has introduced off-peak toll rates at the Second Link, nearly two months after Malaysia's move to lower off-peak rates at its toll plaza.
Mohanad Mashaat told Khaleej Times that just purchasing return tickets from Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles for his family of four will cost a whopping Dh40,000, double the price he would pay during off-peak season.
The aim of the new tariff is not to have customers shift their production to off-peak hours but it is designed to stimulate demand by providing an incentive to increase production.