standard time


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standard time

the time that it should take a motivated operative with the appropriate level of skill to complete a work task, including an ALLOWANCE for relaxation, machine break-down and interruptions. See WORK MEASUREMENT.
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Astronomers adjusted their local time-services to standard time, conscious that this undermined their rationale for existing.
Since then, two more time zones have been added: Alaska Standard Time (AKST) and Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HAST).

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