mountain time
noun Usage: often capitalized M Date: 1883 the time of the seventh time zone west of Greenwich that includes the Rocky Mountain states of the U.S. — see time zone illustration

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  • Mountain Time — n. [also m t ] standard time or daylight saving time in the time zone which includes the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S. * * * ➡ Mountain Standard Time * * * …   Universalium

  • Mountain Time — n. [also m t ] standard time or daylight saving time in the time zone which includes the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Mountain Time — (engl., spr. mauntĭn taim), die Einheitszeit der vierten Stundenzone Nordamerikas, zeigt 8 Stunden weniger als die Greenwicher Zeit. In Utah und Arizona gilt M. T …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Mountain Time — noun standard time in the 7th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 105th meridian west; used in the mountain states of the United States • Syn: ↑Mountain Standard Time, ↑MST • Hypernyms: ↑civil time, ↑standard time, ↑local time * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mountain time. — See under standard time. Also called Mountain Standard Time. [1880 85; Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Mountain time. — See under standard time. Also called Mountain Standard Time. [1880 85; Amer.] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mountain time — Moun′tain time n. hor See under standard time Also called Moun′tain Stand′ard Time . • Etymology: 1880–85; amer …   From formal English to slang

  • mountain time — The time in one of the belts designated for the determination of standard time, such belt being characterized by the Rocky Mountains located therein. See standard time …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Mountain Time Zone — This article is about the time zone with daylight change in North America. For the static time zone, see UTC−07.   MST or UTC−7 The Mountain Time Zone of North America …   Wikipedia

  • Mountain Standard Time — ☆ Mountain Standard Time n. a standard time used in the zone which includes the Rocky Mountain region of the U.S. corresponding to the mean solar time of the 105th meridian west of Greenwich, England: it is seven hours behind Greenwich time: see… …   Universalium

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