Pacific time
noun Etymology: Pacific Ocean Date: 1883 the time of the eighth time zone west of Greenwich that includes the Pacific coastal region of the U.S. — see time zone illustration

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  • Pacific Time — may refer to:* Pacific Time Zone (PT), a time zone on the west coast of the United States, Canada and Mexico * Pacific Time (radio show) , a radio program produced by KQED and carried on several other NPR stations …   Wikipedia

  • Pacific Time — n. [also P t ] standard time or daylight saving time in the time zone which includes the W states of the continental U.S. * * * ➡ Pacific Standard Time * * * …   Universalium

  • Pacific Time — n. [also P t ] standard time or daylight saving time in the time zone which includes the W states of the continental U.S …   English World dictionary

  • Pacific Time — (engl., spr. päßiffik taim), die Einheitszeit der fünften westlichen Stundenzone Nordamerikas, zeigt neun Stunden weniger als die Green wicher Zeit. In San Francisco gilt P. T …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Pacific Time — Weltkarte mit Zeitzonen Eine Zeitzone ist ein Abschnitt der Erdoberfläche, auf dem zu einem gegebenen Zeitpunkt dieselbe Uhrzeit und dasselbe Datum gelten. Bei der Bildung der Zeitzonen besteht das Bestreben, einerseits den Tag am Gang der Sonne… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pacific Time — noun standard time in the 8th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 120th meridian west; used in far western states of the United States • Syn: ↑Pacific Standard Time, ↑PST • Hypernyms: ↑civil time, ↑standard time, ↑local time * * *… …   Useful english dictionary

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

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

  • Pacific time — Pacif′ic time n. See under standard time Also called Pacif′ic Stand′ard Time …   From formal English to slang

  • Pacific time — One of the belts of standard time. See standard time …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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