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According to WordNet, the noun"time" has 10 sense(s).

1. an instance or single occasion for some event; "This time he succeeded"; "He called four times"; "he could do ten at a clip". 2. an indefinite period (usually marked by specific attributes or activities); "he waited a long time"; "the time of year for planting"; "he was a great actor is his time". 3. a period of time considered as a resource under your control and sufficient to accomplish something; "take time to smell the roses"; "I didn't have time to finish"; "it took more than half my time". 4. a suitable moment; "it is time to go". 5. the continuum of experience in which events pass from the future through the present to the past. 6. the time as given by a clock; "do you know what time it is?"; "the time is 10 o'clock". 7. the fourth coordinate that is required (along with three spatial dimensions) to specify a physical event. 8. a person's experience on a particular occasion; "he had a time holding back the tears" or "they had a good time together". 9. rhythm as given by division into parts of equal time. 10. the period of time a prisoner is imprisoned; "he served a prison term of 15 months"; "his sentence was 5 to 10 years"; "he is doing time in the county jail".
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