a device for stamping the date and time of day that letters, packages, etc., are received or mailed.
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- time sharing,
- time sheet,
- time signal,
- time signature,
- time sovereignty,
- time study,
- time suck,
- time switch,
- time travel,
- time trial
Origin of time stamp
First recorded in 1890–95
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to assign an accurate time to (a message, transaction, etc)
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