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Pacific time

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noun
  1. See under standard time.
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Origin of Pacific time

An Americanism dating back to 1880–85
Also called Pacific Standard Time.
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British Dictionary definitions for pacific standard time

Pacific Standard Time

noun
  1. one of the standard times used in North America, based on the local time of the 120° meridian, eight hours behind Greenwich Mean TimeAbbreviation: PST
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