Nouns denoting time and temporal relations

future date
a particular day in the future that is specified as the time something will happen
 
top of the inning
the first half of an inning; while the visiting team is at bat
 
Thanksgiving Day
fourth Thursday in November in the United States; second Monday in October in Canada; commemorates a feast held in 1621 by the Pilgrims and the Wampanoag
 
Iyyar
the eighth month of the civil year; the second month of the ecclesiastical year (in April and May)
 
rpm
rate of revolution of a motor
 
Whitsun Tuesday
the day after Whitmonday
 
heart rate
the rate at which the heart beats; usually measured to obtain a quick evaluation of a person's health
 
grave
death of a person
 
M.M.
the pace of music measured by the number of beats occurring in 60 seconds
 
life
a prison term lasting as long as the prisoner lives
 
retardation
the extent to which something is delayed or held back
 
clocking
the time taken to traverse a measured course
 
continuance
the period of time during which something continues
 
leisure
time available for ease and relaxation
 
distance
the interval between two times
 
1930s
the decade from 1930 to 1939
 
fast time scale
(simulation) the time scale used in data processing when the time-scale factor is less than one
 
Ramadan
the ninth month of the Islamic calendar; the month of fasting; the holiest period for the Islamic faith
 
market day
a fixed day for holding a public market
 
crime rate
the ratio of crimes in an area to the population of that area; expressed per 1000 population per year
 
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