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prime time

(From TV programming) Normal high-usage hours on a time-sharing system; the day shift. Avoidance of prime time was traditionally given as a major reason for night mode hacking. The rise of the personal workstation has rendered this term, along with time-sharing itself, almost obsolete. The hackish tendency to late-night hacking runs has changed not a bit.
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Leading provider of premium quality roofing solutions, Prime Time Roofing, LLC, has donated resources to assist a local schoolboy in Douglas County as he works towards the completion of his volunteer project.
Mr Bradley's comments about production in the Midlands in respect of prime time output on BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Three and Radio One, Two, Three and Five, being zero, says it all.
To go better with the Marathi movies at prime time." Not taking any chances, the Mumbai police has now provided her security by posting constables outside her residence.
Jacobs, which is owned by United Biscuits, gets all its parttime workers through Prime Time. Union officials said they believed the training for the staff was "not always complete or consistent".
Prime Time, which is based in Largo, Florida, provides durable medical equipment (DME) including power wheel chairs, respiratory equipment, hospital beds, bariatric equipment and walkers.
The original fitness guru and Academy Award winner Jane returns with a new release from her best-selling Prime Time fitness DVD range, designed for the 50-plus audience.
Prime Time assigned each girl participating in that programme a case manager who taught about healthy relationships, contraceptive use and how to become more involved with school and family.
of Miami) documents prime time programming on 20 different major cable networks that have aired original programs from January 1990 to December 2010: A&E, ABC Family, AMC, BET, Bravo, Comedy Central, the Disney Channel, FX, GSN, HBO, Lifetime, MTV, Nickleodeon, Oxygen, Showtime, Spike, TBS, TNT, USA, and VH1.
Danish Khan, Senior Vice President & Marketing head, SET said the show will be broadcast in the prime time with the central theme of "The power of Knowledge".
This went towards airing 101 episodes of the programme which is presented by Miriam O'Callaghan - a total of EUR68,822 an edition - with an extra EUR671,000 going on Prime Time Investigates.
PRIME TIME provides Jane Fonda's autobiography and also explores how the years between 45 and 50--and beyond--can continue to prove some of the most satisfying years of life.