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mealtime

[meel-tahym] /ˈmilˌtaɪm/
noun
1.
the usual time for a meal.
Origin
1125-1175
1125-75; Middle English meeltyme. See meal1, time
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mealtime

n.

also meal-time, late 12c., from meal (n.1) + time (n.). Etymologically, a tautology.

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