mealtime

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English meeltime, from Old English mǣltīma ‎(mealtime), equivalent to meal +‎ time. Compare Old English mǣltīd ‎(mealtime), Dutch maaltijd ‎(meal), German Mahlzeit ‎(meal, mealtime), Danish måltid ‎(meal, mealtime), Icelandic máltíð ‎(meal), Icelandic matmálstími ‎(mealtime).

Noun[edit]

mealtime ‎(plural mealtimes)

  1. The usual time at which a meal is eaten.

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