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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But this evolution gave the buck a great advantage; and it also allowed time for Edwards to approach the scene of action.
Lady Janet's temper had hardly been allowed time enough to subside to its customary level.
Again, it is very often observed that, if the sperm whale, once struck, is allowed time to rally, he then acts, not so often with blind rage, as with wilful, deliberate designs of destruction to his pursuers; nor is it without conveying some eloquent indication of his character, that upon being attacked he will frequently open his mouth, and retain it in that dread expansion for several consecutive minutes.
Inchbare was allowed time to comply with Blanches request, was, in all probability, a dread misplaced.
I was hardly allowed time to quiet them both, or even to dry my own eyes, when I was sent for by Mr.
The court allowed time and adjourned hearing till July 11 extending the judicial remand of the Khwaja brothers.
However, it seems that my employers have a new policy for "Maintaining Attendance at Work" and under that policy we are no longer allowed time for routine appointments.
'The government should be allowed time to prove itself.' he held
Having legitimately allowed time to run out Australia scored through Glenn Turner, only for umpire Roel van Eert to ask for a television referral.
Gardai, of course, must be allowed time to make thorough enquiries into the horrific kidnapping of a post office worker's relative.
She said: "Back in those days we had to go to school, attend normal lessons and were allowed time to play in the snow at lunchtime .
The proclamation closed the area for waterfowl season and allowed time for a standard regulation to be proposed and passed by the Commission.