a period of time during which something has taken or will take place: We're talking about a time frame of five minutes for the president's visit.
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Origin of time frame
First recorded in 1960–65
Words nearby time frame
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British Dictionary definitions for time frame
the period of time within which certain events are scheduled to occur
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