time study

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noun


Nearby words

  1. time sheet,
  2. time signal,
  3. time signature,
  4. time sovereignty,
  5. time stamp,
  6. time suck,
  7. time switch,
  8. time travel,
  9. time trial,
  10. time value

Origin of time study

First recorded in 1925–30

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Examples from the Web for time study

  • A time-study was taken from the work of a very deft young Polish girl, and from Lucia.

    Making Both Ends Meet|Sue Ainslie Clark and Edith Wyatt
  • The worker had made from $7 to $7.50 a week before a time-study was taken and the task increased.

    Making Both Ends Meet|Sue Ainslie Clark and Edith Wyatt
  • All the time-study in the world cannot show how much ought to be paid for a job.

  • After a time-study was taken, the task was set at six sides, and doffs as called for by a schedule.

    Making Both Ends Meet|Sue Ainslie Clark and Edith Wyatt


British Dictionary definitions for time study

time study

noun

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