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response time

n
(Computer Science) computing the length of time taken by a system to respond to an instruction
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Noun1.response time - the time that elapses between a stimulus and the response to it
interval, time interval - a definite length of time marked off by two instants
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response time

n (of machine, police, ambulance etc) → Ansprechzeit f
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Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville released the latest response times of Victorias fire services, with the full results now available online.
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