zone time

See synonyms for zone time on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. standard time as applied at sea, reckoned according to the system of time zones.

Origin of zone time

1
First recorded in 1905–10

Words Nearby zone time

Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use zone time in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for zonetime

zonetime

/ (ˈzəʊnˌtaɪm) /


noun
  1. the standard time of the time zone in which a ship is located at sea, each zone extending 7 1/2 ° to each side of a meridian

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012