an electric switch that can be set to operate an appliance, such as a light or an oven, at a particular time
What Is Code-Switching?Code-switching means "the modifying of one's speech, behavior, appearance, etc., to adapt to different sociocultural norms." So, why do we do it?
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Patrolman Willis set a time-switch and pushed the overdrive button.A Matter of Importance|William Fitzgerald Jenkins