zone time


standard time as applied at sea, reckoned according to the system of time zones.

Nearby words

  1. zone of saturation,
  2. zone out,
  3. zone plate,
  4. zone refining,
  5. zone system,
  6. zonesthesia,
  7. zonetime,
  8. zonian,
  9. zonifugal,
  10. zoning

Origin of zone time

First recorded in 1905–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019