Coordinated Universal Time
noun Date: 1969 the international standard of time that is kept by atomic clocks around the world — abbreviation UTC; compare Greenwich mean time, Universal time

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  • Coordinated Universal Time — n. UNIVERSAL TIME as periodically adjusted to coordinate with atomic clocks: it serves as the official international basis for STANDARD TIME: abbrev. UTC * * *       international basis of civil and scientific time, implemented in 1963. The unit… …   Universalium

  • Coordinated Universal Time — n. UNIVERSAL TIME as periodically adjusted to coordinate with atomic clocks: it serves as the official international basis for STANDARD TIME: abbrev. UTC …   English World dictionary

  • Coordinated Universal Time —   [kəʊ ɔːdɪneɪtɪd juːnɪ vəːsəl taɪm, englisch], Abkürzung CUT, die koordinierte Weltzeit (UTC) …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Coordinated Universal Time — UTC redirects here. For other uses, see UTC (disambiguation). Coordinated Universal Time (abbreviated UTC) is the primary time standard by which the world regulates clocks and time. It is one of several closely related successors to Greenwich… …   Wikipedia

  • Coordinated Universal Time — Die koordinierte Weltzeit (UTC, Coordinated Universal Time[1]) ist die aktuelle Weltzeit. Sie hat in dieser Funktion die Mittlere Greenwichzeit (Greenwich Mean Time – GMT) bereits 1926 abgelöst. Sie ist eine Kombination aus der internationalen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Coordinated Universal Time — An atomic time scale that is the basis for broadcast time signals. Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) differs from International Atomic Time by an integral number of seconds; it is maintained within 0.9 seconds of UT1 (see Universal Time) by… …   Military dictionary

  • coordinated universal time — suderintasis pasaulinis laikas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Laiko skaičiavimo sistema, kuria tarptautinis atominis laikas suderinamas su pasauliniu laiku. Suderintojo pasaulinio ir pasaulinio laiko skirtumas negali… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • Coordinated Universal Time — suderintasis pasaulinis laikas statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Pasaulinis laikas, suderintas su atominio laikrodžio laiku. Suderintojo pasaulinio laiko ir pasaulinio laiko skirtumas negali būti didesnis kaip 0,9 s. Todėl ten, kur šio… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • coordinated universal time — noun Greenwich Mean Time updated with leap seconds • Syn: ↑UTC • Hypernyms: ↑Greenwich Mean Time, ↑Greenwich Time, ↑GMT, ↑universal time, ↑UT, ↑UT1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coordinated Universal Time — noun a system of time measurement used to regulate time and clocks around the world, based on International Atomic Time with leap seconds added at irregular intervals to compensate for the earth s slowing rotation; except in highly technical… …   Australian English dictionary

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