Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

eighth month of the Revolutionary calendar (April and May); the month of flowers
the period during which something is functional (as between birth and death)
terminal leave
final leave before discharge from military service
rainy day
a (future) time of financial need
Alaska Standard Time
standard time in the 9th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 135th meridian west; used in Hawaii and most of Alaska
the time during which someone's life continues
time scale
an arrangement of events used as a measure of duration
change of life
the time in a woman's life in which the menstrual cycle ends
wedding night
the night after the wedding when bride and groom sleep together
time long past
study hall
a period of time during the school day that is set aside for study
time constant
(electronics) the time required for the current or voltage in a circuit to rise or fall exponentially through approximately 63 per cent of its amplitude
time of departure
the time at which a public conveyance is scheduled to depart from a given point of origin
day of remembrance
the date on which an event occurred in some previous year (or the celebration of it)
diamond jubilee
an anniversary celebrating the passage of 60 years
modern world
the circumstances and ideas of the present age
Passion Sunday
second Sunday before Easter
(`cease' is a noun only in the phrase `without cease') end
light speed
the speed at which light travels in a vacuum; the constancy and universality of the speed of light is recognized by defining it to be exactly 299,792,458 meters per second
(cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch
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