time trial


noun Sports.

a race in which competitors are timed individually on a set distance over a course or track, especially to qualify for a successive event.

Nearby words

  1. time stamp,
  2. time study,
  3. time suck,
  4. time switch,
  5. time travel,
  6. time value,
  7. time warp,
  8. time was,
  9. time will tell,
  10. time zone

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British Dictionary definitions for time trial

time trial

noun

(esp in cycling) a race in which the competitors compete against the clock over a specified course
Derived Formstime-trialling, noun

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