allowed time


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allowed time

[ə′lau̇d ′tīm]
(industrial engineering)
Amount of time allowed each employee for personal needs during a work cycle.
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Inchbare was allowed time to comply with Blanches request, was, in all probability, a dread misplaced.
But this evolution gave the buck a great advantage; and it also allowed time for Edwards to approach the scene of action.
NASS allowed time after the presentation for me to present the DVD that the LWVUS produced about our past year's activities for viewing by the audience.
As for the repatriation provision, proposed FSP FAS 109-b concludes that a company "should be allowed time beyond the financial reporting period of enactment to evaluate the effect of the Act on its plan for reinvestment or repatriation of foreign earnings for purposes of applying Statement 109.