elapsed time

elapsed time
noun Date: circa 1909 the actual time taken (as by a boat or automobile in traveling over a racecourse)

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  • Mission Elapsed Time — (MET) is used by NASA during their space missions, most notably during their Space Shuttle missions. Because so much of the mission depends on the time of launch, all events after launch are scheduled on the Mission Elapsed Time. This avoids… …   Wikipedia

  • Mission Elapsed Time — (MET) bezeichnet die bei Raumflügen ursprünglich der NASA, aber auch anderer Organisationen (wie der ESA), verwendete Methode der Zeitmessung für eine Raumflugmission wie z. B. den Space Shuttle Flügen. Beim Consultative Committee for Space… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • total estimated elapsed time — i. For IFR (instrument flight rules) flights, the estimated time required from takeoff to arrive over the designated point, defined by reference to navigational aids, from which it is intended that an instrument approach procedure will be… …   Aviation dictionary

  • estimated elapsed time — The estimated time required to proceed from one significant point to another (ICAO) …   Aviation dictionary

  • Time — Time, n.; pl. {Times}. [OE. time, AS. t[=i]ma, akin to t[=i]d time, and to Icel. t[=i]mi, Dan. time an hour, Sw. timme. [root]58. See {Tide}, n.] 1. Duration, considered independently of any system of measurement or any employment of terms which… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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