• Definition for "coordinated universal time"
    • Universal time, taking into account the inclusion or…
    • View More
  • Synonym for "coordinated universal time"
  • Hyponym for "coordinated universal time"
  • Hypernym for "coordinated universal time"

coordinated universal time definition

  • noun:
    • Universal time, taking into account the inclusion or omission of step seconds by atomic clocks each year to compensate for changes in the rotation associated with the planet.
    • Universal time, taking into account the inclusion or omission of step moments by atomic clocks each year to compensate for alterations in the rotation of this earth.
41 votes

How would you define coordinated universal time?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!