flexitime

flextime

[fleks-tahym]
noun
a system of working that allows an employee to choose, within limits, the hours for starting and leaving work each day.
Also, flexitime [flek-si-tahym] .


Origin:
1970–75; flex2 + time

flextimer, flexitimer, noun
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flexitime or flextime (ˈflɛksɪˌtaɪm, ˈflɛksˌtaɪm)
 
n
a system permitting flexibility of working hours at the beginning or end of the day, provided an agreed period of each day (core time) is spent at work
 
flextime or flextime
 
n

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flextime
1972, translating Ger. Gleitzeit "sliding time."
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