mealtime

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English[edit]

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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