external time

external time

[ek¦stərn·əl ′tīm]
(industrial engineering)
The time used to perform work by the operator outside the machine cycle, resulting in a loss of potential machine operating time.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Fact: Jet Lag isn't actually about how many hours of sleep travellers have clocked up, it's a disconnect between the internal body clock and the external time of the holiday destination.
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Before demonstrating how the dual conception of time is delineated in the novels and plays, it is necessary to introduce the three modes of Kantian time: Permanence, Succession, and Coexistence, in order to establish how these might relate to Beckett's portrayal of external time as a trap.
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If you bring your clock out of sync with the external time, for example when you fly from London to New York, your internal clock still sends you to sleep according to London time.
However, there's one very nice option which consists of using an external time stamping service like the one provided by Surety which guarantees the time and content of any electronic record independently from the original software.
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