mean|time

mean|time
mean|time «MEEN TYM», noun, adverb.
–n.
the time between. SYNONYM(S): interim, interval.
–adv.
1. in the time between.
2. at the same time.
time according to the hour angle of the mean sun, constituting the “ordinary time” or “clock time” of daily life.

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