[ spey-shee-oh-tem-per-uhl ]
/ ˌspeɪ ʃi oʊˈtɛm pər əl /
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pertaining to space-time.
of or relating to both space and time.
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OTHER WORDS FROM spatiotemporalspa·ti·o·tem·po·ral·ly, adverb
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British Dictionary definitions for spatiotemporal
/ (ˌspeɪʃɪəʊˈtɛmpərəl, -ˈtɛmprəl) /
of or existing in both space and time
of or concerned with space-time
Derived forms of spatiotemporalspatiotemporally, adverb
Word Origin for spatiotemporal
C20: from Latin spatium space + temporālis, from tempus time
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