hour change

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hour change (plural hour changes)

  1. The changing of clocks one hour forward or backward, in line with daylight saving time.
    • 1908, House of Commons (Great Britain), Parliamentary papers
      Speaking of the convenience of the community, is the hour change better than the two hours, or not?
    • 1949, Frank Hope-Jones, Electrical timekeeping
      [] but the profession as such had no grounds for opposing Daylight Saving in general or the hour change in particular []
    • 1982, Jet magazine (volume 62, number 7, 26 April 1982)
      The hour change means you'll lose some sleep but gives you more time for fun in the sun.